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2022 Special Category: COVID-19 Visualizations
Visualization & Information Design
Hitting the jackpot
This is the first part of a three-part series investigating the flow of money from the gambling industry into Australia’s political system. It combined sophisticated data mining techniques with...
Escalating events in the Russia-Ukraine conflict have led to increasingly severe rating actions across sectors
This graphic provides a visual representation of the sudden and magnifying effects of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on credit ratings across different sectors of the debt market. The information...
The Saudi Dynasty
Infographic showing the order of succession in the royal family of Saudi Arabia since Ibn Saud, founder of the country in 1932. The complexity of the royal family of Saudi Arabia was a challenge....
Evolving perceptions in the American healthcare landscape
With Americans considering healthcare to be one the biggest issues facing the country, Lightspeed Health conducted an exclusive survey of doctors and healthcare consumers to understand their...
The State Financial Disclosure Project
While national debate in the United States continues over financial disclosure practices for federal officials, personal financial disclosure for state and local officials remains an under-studied...
A Matter of Time
“A Matter of Time” takes a comprehensive look at the nature of long prison terms in the U.S. – how time served in state prisons has grown in recent years, who is serving the longest prison terms,...
The Widening Divide
To understand the historical polarity of our two major US political parties—Republicans and Democrats—this visualization uses data from voteview.com and leverages DW-NOMINATE scores, a...
The Return of the Big Screen
In 1984 Apple introduced Macintosh for the first time. In the 1984 ad, the big screen, which was presented as a metaphor for collectivism and censorship, was broken down into small individual...
A Visual and Educational Guide of India's Energy Prospects. This project aims to visualize and educate people on India's energy prospects, especially nuclear energy, and its impact on the...
2016 US Campaign Expenses
How did candidates spend their money in the 2016 US Election cycle? Data from the FEC
How Every Boeing 737 MAX Was Grounded In Five Days
Over 300 Boeing 737 MAX planes were taken out of service within a week of Boeing’s second accident in five months. Banning planes from flying is rare and the 737 is only the eighth type of aircraft...
Tracking Terrorism Down to a T
Terrorism is defined as "The threatened or actual use of illegal force and violence by a non-state actor to attain a political, economic, religious, or social goal through fear, coercion, or...
Without an Income
Deciding whether to have children is a lot of things, including a financial decision. How long are parents expected to raise their children without an income in America, and how does that compare...
The Executive Abroad
No sitting American president traveled outside the country before Theodore Roosevelt traveled to Panama in 1906 to see the construction of the Panama Canal. A century later Air Force One regularly...
Try to impeach this, challenge accepted!
This project was a follow up on a map I designed as a response to Laura Trump's "Try to impeach this" tweet (https://twitter.com/karim_douieb/status/1231216013313789955). The essay try to explain...
How America’s Thinking Changed Under Obama
Public opinion on 32 big issues over the past eight years
In the informal economies of some Chicago neighborhoods, crime indicates need. I created a system to visualize the intersection between arrest rate, race, and median income throughout Chicago's 77...
Crossing the Political Divide
Crossing the Political Divide examines the nuances of the political divide, looking at registered republicans and democrats in Cincinnati, Ohio. The story is much more complicated that a swing city...
Climate & Conflict
What is the relation between climate change and violent conflicts? Which role do socio-economic scope conditions play in exacerbating climate impact? How can we allow analysts and policymaker to...
Where does the government get its money, and what does it spend it on?
The chancellor’s second budget of the year sets out where Philip Hammond expects the state to get money from in 2018, and how he expects it to be spent.
Women in Politics
This project has shows the proportion of women in politics in 193 countries in 2021. Self initiated project published as both a leporello and a poster. The goal is to draw attention to the low...
After a year of war, air raid sirens have sounded more than 15,000 times in Ukraine
The unmistakable rising and falling pitch of air raid sirens, warning of danger and destruction, have sounded every day somewhere in Ukraine since February 24th, 2022. That is the best sentence to...
A Refugee’s Journey
“A Refugee’s Journey” is a comprehensive visual narrative that uses a combination of data visualizations and illustrations to outline the state of the global refugee crisis, and take readers...
Stars of gold: all you ever wanted to know about space economics
My bachelor thesis on "The Economics of Space" is a pocket guide on commodities and profitability of satellites and spacecrafts. My enthusiasm for innovative and emerging future topics brought me...
A scatterplot of nominations to the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) showing the time from a presidential nomination to result (confirmation, rejection, etc.) versus the number of days...
STAATUS Index 2022
In response to heightened violence against Asian Americans in the U.S., Leading Asian Americans to Unite for Change (LAAUNCH) and The Asian American Foundation (TAAF) have conducted a national...
The Battle for Mariupol
Mariupol is one of the worst sites of the Russian war of aggression. A documentation of the siege in chat histories, satellite images, maps and videos.
What happened in Manchester?
What happened in Manchester is a video made the day after the terrorist attack in the Manchester Arena. At times like this, when news develops quickly, the NOS newsroom works at full speed to cover...
The Cost of Inequity
Unlike other DEI projects, Insider illustrates inequities built into our society with data and hard numbers in the “Cost of Inequity” series. The goal of the series is to let our readers know...
Waves of Interest
An exploration of search patterns during election years. More information: https://truth-and-beauty.net/projects/waves-of-interest