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Data Visualization 101: Scatter Plots

In our Data Visualization 101 series, we cover each chart type to help you sharpen your data visualization skills. Scatter plots have been called the “most versatile, polymorphic, and generally useful invention in the history of statistical graphics” (Journal of ...
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Data Visualization 101: Pie Charts

In our Data Visualization 101 series, we cover each chart type to help you sharpen your data visualization skills. Pie charts are one of the oldest and most popular ways to visualize data. This classic chart is the perfect example ...
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What Does Your Life Look Like in Weeks?

Depending on where you are in life, these graphics will either be highly motivating or panic inducing. We all know our life has a limited number of years, and if we’re optimistic that might be 90. You’d think with such ...
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Colorful Quotes and Thoughts, Visualized

We simply love these hand drawn graphics based on quotes from literary and science greats. Each is an insightful look into the nature of humans and the nature of the universe. Produced as part of an ongoing series called Illuminating ...
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Little Correlation Between Gaming & Gun Violence?

With the recent tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, people in their shock are inevitably asking: “why?” Why did such a horrible event happen? What triggered a young boy to cause such harm to other children? Invariably the fingers begin ...
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Graphing The Comeback: A Browser You Love(d) to Hate

What defines a comeback? By most accounts, it’s overcoming apparently insurmountable odds stacked against success, pushing through all boundaries, and dramatically trouncing the competition. In sports, figures like Lance Armstrong and George Foreman come to mind… while in the celebrity ...