Visualization

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

Graphics explaining Thai boys rescue

The eighth Thai boy was rescued from the flooded cave recently. Great news.…

Expected versus actual goals in the World Cup

Benjamin Pavard from France made a low-probability goal the other day. Seth Blanchard…

Immigration in the United States visualized as rings of tree trunk

Pedro M. Cruz, John Wihbey, Avni Ghael and Felipe Shibuya from Northeastern University…

$16.1m in political and taxpayer spending at Trump properties

ProPublica compiled spending data from a wide range of sources to calculate the…

Visual introduction to bias in machine learning

A few years ago, Stephanie Yee and Tony Chu explained the introductory facets…

Blockchain visually explained

I feel like I was supposed to know what blockchain is a while…

Little League baseball analytics that would change the game forever

Oh. So that’s why I was always placed in right field that one…

Math gender gap bigger in richer school districts

This is quite the scatterplot from Claire Cain Miller and Kevin Quealy for…

Ancient Earth globe shows where you were located 750 million years ago

In a spin on the view of ancient Earth and the shift of…

Convert an image to LEGO brick shopping list in R

Every day you wish you could convert a picture of your family or…

History of the health meter in video games

The health meter in video games wasn’t always so commonplace. It took time,…

Unsolved killings mapped

Thousands of homicides. Some cases result in an arrest. Many end up unsolved.…

All the volcano eruptions

Slowly becoming the person who charts the past century of natural disaster events,…

Original map of Winnie-the-Pooh’s Hundred Acre Wood

The ink-drawn map of Hundred Acre Wood by Winnie-the-Pooh illustrator E. H. Shepard…

Imagining gigantic places with satellite imagery

Artist Marcus Lyon imagines worlds where there are so many people that the…

Vintage chart shows the evolution in design of everyday objects

By Raymond Loewy, this chart from 1934 shows the shifts in design of…

Nigel Holmes new illustrated book on Crazy Competitions

Nigel Holmes, the graphic designer known for his playful illustrated graphics, has a…

What’s in a food truck

Food trucks are the real deal these days. The best ones serve a…

A visualization game to understand education and school segregation

Educate Your Child by Gabrielle LaMarr LeMee uses census data and the school…