• As well as being the editor of data-driven journalism website, FiveThirtyEight, Nate Silver is a burrito fan. Big time. Over several years he’s not only been eating and enthusing about th...
  • Here at IIB towers, we spend most of our work-time neck-deep in data. It's what we do. However, thanks to a new PlayStation game, we might well find ourselves immersed in data during play...
  • We're opening up the nomination process for the Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards! Now you can put forward someone else's work you’ve liked via this form and we’ll ask them to submit...
  • All in the glorious pursuit of data visualisations, Nicholas Felton has been noting the minutiae of his daily activities since 2005. Why? In order to create and publish an “annu...
  • Two men dressed in shiny boxer shorts pummeling each other until one is victorious is not, usually, a pretty site. However, in this poster – (Irish designer Aiden Grennelle's ho...
  • Ladies and gentlemen, we are floating in space! “A Spacecraft For All” is a Google Chrome Experiment that functions as simulation of the flight path of ISEE-3 spacecraft. As well as charting the spacecraft’s journey since its launch on August 12 1978, it shows its current position - something that is constantly being updated in glorious real-time.

    The project’s website, spacecraftforall.com, also makes available various nuggets of science data from the ISEE-3’s instruments - from the solar array current (in amps), to the spacecraft’s spin rate at any given moment, and the daily...

  • Taxi Trails uses live GPS data from taxi journeys to show where the locals in Stockholm actually go. If you want to know where posh people hang out at the weekend, or where hipsters spend...
  • Which songs have stood the test of time and which have fallen into oblivion?
  • For almost a decade the talented people at Accept & Proceed have been visualizing the hours of light and darkness that Londoners experience each year.
  • We’re really excited to announce that we are now accepting entries for the 2014 Kantar Information is Beautiful Awards.

    We’ve refined the entry process to make it as simple as possible. We’ve kept the prices down. We’re working on the judging panel and will let you know who’s involved as soon as possible.

    We’ve strived to make this year’s awards worthy of the incredible quality of your work. We can’t wait to see what you’ve got for us.

    Enter here

  • We’re hugely excited to announce the winners and runners up of our Human Cost challenge. Thank you to everyone who entered and for all the hard work you put in.