Statistical Visualization

Finding patterns, distributions, and anomalies.

Retrofitting old British homes to improve energy efficiency

Speaking of old homes and energy efficiency in the UK, The Economist describes…

Upward mobility through a personal lens

Aaron Williams, for The Pudding, shows upward mobility through his own experiences, moving…

Republican and Democrat follower counts on Twitter

You might have heard that Elon Musk bought Twitter, and among the many…

Experimental Noisycharts sonifies data for improved accessibility

Nick Evershed, for The Guardian, describes Noisycharts, an experimental component for their in-house…

Shifts in European energy sources

Mira Rojanasakul, for The New York Times, dug into current and historical energy…

Role of luck in football wins

NFL Football Operations calculated how much luck has contributed to team wins and…

Exports through the Mississippi River

Drought has caused water levels to drop in the Mississippi River, which is…

Election ad topics

Midterm election day is just about here in the U.S., so the political…

Gas prices and confidence

Everywhere you go, gas prices show up on big boards, like a proxy…

Word cloud + Streamgraph = WordStream

I hear it all the time from chart purists. “I love the streamgraph!”…

Less rich Covid billionaires

With Covid came sudden shifts in daily life and work, which gave rise…

Linear regression visual explainer

MLU-Explain continues with their visual explainers for machine learning and statistical concepts. Most…

Accessible visualization with Olli JavaScript library

The Olli library aims to make it easier for developers to improve the…

Housing market cooldown

I heard you like spiral charts when the data is seasonal. I think…

Oldest U.S. government

Annie Fu, Walt Hickey, and Shayanne Gal, for Insider, show the disproportionately aging…

Untraced orphans in Ukraine since the war

Sarah Slobin and Joanna Plucinska, for Reuters, report on the challenges of counting…

Estimating the condition of the economy

Measuring the condition of the economy is tricky, because there are many parts…

Where memes from the past decade came from

Know Your Meme analyzed a decade of meme data to see where the…