Visualization

Showing the stories in data through statistics, design, aesthetics, and code.

Recap of all the election maps and charts

Alan McConchie from Stamen recaps the wide array of maps and charts that…

An atlas for the world’s development indicators

The World Bank tracks global development through a number of indicators. (You can…

Votes that won the presidency

Voter turnout this election was higher than it’s been in a long time,…

Coronavirus cases rising in prisons

Coronavirus cases are rising (again), which includes prisoners and prison staff. The Marshall…

Red counties mostly stayed red

For The New York Times, Denise Lu and Karen Yourish looked at the…

Minimalist creative coding environment

tixy.land is a minimalist coding environment by Martin Kleppe: Control the size and…

Swings in the battleground states

For The Washington Post, Ashlyn Still and Ted Mellnik show the shifts in…

Wind map to show change in vote shares and participation

The Washington Post goes with a wind metaphor to show the change in…

Spike past 100k Covid-19 cases in a day

Meanwhile… based on estimates from The COVID Tracking Project, the United States had…

Watch the election percentages for votes counted so far

Still waiting for those results? Bloomberg’s election page for each state shows the…

Testing voting scenarios while we wait for the counts

As we wait for the votes to be counted in the remaining states,…

Election needles are back

The NYT election needles of uncertainty are back, and they’re about to go…

Electoral coloring page

If you want to color in your own electoral map at home, The…

Early voting by state

It’s election day here in the United States, but millions of votes have…

Long-term timelines for judicial appointments

Federal judge appointments are for a lifetime, so the younger a judge is…

How masks work to filter out particles

Masks are effective in slowing down the spread of the coronavirus. The New…

Where coronavirus cases are peaking

With this simple choropleth map, Lauren Leatherby for The New York Times shows…

Comparing correlation in the FiveThirtyEight and Economist election forecasts

FiveThirtyEight and The Economist take similar inputs but output different forecasts. Adam Pearce…