Four in five US adults have no idea how their tax dollars are spent.
Matthew - creator of data blog fishything - decided to put that right.
His infographic, Where do your earnings really go? shows how the US government spends federal taxes each month.
The results are sometimes surprising - whilst 30% of tax is spent on national defence, just 3% is spent on education.
You can even download a free copy of the infographic to keep!→
See your social media presence in beautiful, creature-like form with Stefan Wagner’s mesmerising live data visualization project, Sociotope.
Sucking in data from an ‘online identity’ on Facebook or Twitter - be it a user, page or hashtag - Sociotope turns it into a tentacled data creature.
Everything about the bespoke avatar represents the online identity. Each tentacle represents a single post or public activity. Its length is then determined by the length of that post and its colour by images used in the online profile.
Best of all, tentacles move accordin... →