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An animated visualization of commuting patterns for US counties operating at the US Census Tract level. Tract to tract flows are shown based on user selected criteria.
The flow of goods between states
This map shows the flow of all domestic freight between states in 2015 using data from the Freight Analysis Framework, which is a comprehensive accounting of all commercial freight movement between...
As Disease-Bearing Ticks Head North: Weak Government Response Threatens Public Health
These animated maps show how the warming climate is bringing ticks and lyme disease to Maine. This distills mountains of climate data into high density graphical displays.
The Known Potterverse
THE HARRY POTTER FAMILY TREE. DATA CREDIT: REDDIT USER Gandalf117
Paper Cuts motion infographic
Many of the defining forces of our time â€” the rise of the digital age, the globalization of the economy, the decline of American competitiveness â€” can be understood through one simple thing: a...
The Watergrabbing Atlas
This work is the first visual atlas that offers a wide overview about the phenomena included under the notion of water grabbing. Stealing, limiting, disrupting or interfering local communities...
This project takes, as its starting point, the Sustainable Development Goals. The UN highlights how ‘The Sustainable Development Goals are the blueprint to achieve a better and more sustainable...
DiceViz is a dice of data about Brasilian Small Busniness Economy. In Portuguese, the same word “dado” means "data" as well as "dice" (for games). In DiceViz face, was created a QR Code that,...
Sky Map – The world as seen by a pilot
The project is a visual representation of the world, seen through the eyes of a pilot. The map has been inspired by Vanhoenacker's book "Skyfaring". On the map are indicated the airports and the...
What Is Coral Bleaching?
While more and more is being seen on the changing state of coral reefs around the world like the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Australia, we reported on a smaller nearby reef in New Caledonia...
The interesting regularity of graphene was discovered by studying pencils, and a series of posters and sculptures were made. Lead in the pencil containing graphene with electrical conductivity and...
Red meat among 478 things that give you cancer
Independent scientists from academia and government considered the research on red meat for six months before meeting for a week in Lyon, France, to render a decision. The panel included...
The Floral Patterns & Lifecycles Of Plants
Structuring and organising information has always been a way to familiarise myself with new things. It’s how I understand and interact with information systems around me. It’s also how I learn new...
A Picture Is Worth A Million Bytes
The EEA has spent 25 years providing the information and analysis needed for a sustainable future. By recognising the complex nature of environmental and climate challenges, the EEA try to...
A World Of Drones
9/11 came as a gift to NSA, giving them more power and freedom to have mass surveillances illegally. And not just through eavesdropping on our phones, they’ve found a new weapon to invade our...
Map of White Supremacy mob violence
On these pages you will meet Monroe Nathan Work, who lived from 1866 – 1945. This website is a rebirth of one piece of his work, although he did many great things. In his career, he felt compelled...
Words of war – Svetlana Alexievich's vocabulary
Artwork for "La Lettura". Data extraction by ItaliaNLP Lab. The visualization shows the most frequent terms and their proximity in Svetlana Alexievich's books. For each book are indicated the 10...
Beauty Brawl: How inclusive are beauty brands around the world?
How inclusive are beauty brands around the world?
People, Language & Identity
America’s most common Christmas-related injuries, in charts
Every year, many Americans go to great lengths to get into the Christmas spirit. They carry trees into their homes, climb up onto various objects to hang strings of lights, and spend hours...
Snapgram Vs Instachat
This is an infographic comparing and contrasting two of the most popular social media apps, Snapchat and Instagram. This piece follows a timeline orientation and shows the different milestones each...
#tagsandthecity renames subway stations after the Instagram hashtag which is most popular around them. So it draws a picture of how a city is photographed and what is going above each...
How Snapchat started
The short story behind how Snapchat, this year’s most anticipated tech IPO, started in 2011, less than 6 years ago. In that short time, Snapchat went from $0 to $25 Billion in valuation. Compare...
September 2017 by Ann Jackson
An interactive and exploratory data visualization of one month of my life. Data from multiple sources was combined to generate a single view demonstrating sleeping patterns, eating habits,...
People, Language & Identity
Trends and Anomalies in the Names of 1.5 Million Babies
Looking for a unique baby name? How about some strange ones? Ones you can use in Scrabble, or ones that show up in the Bible? This visualization walks through some trends and oddities in the...
Queering The Map
Queering the Map is a community generated counter-mapping project that locates queer moments, memories, and histories in relation to physical space. As queer life becomes increasingly less centered...
Sing It Along
It is a visualization of the national anthem of China. From left to right, top to bottom, it visualizes the entire song and lyrics. The lyrics of Chinese characters are not complete characters but...
Visual Thinking Nucleus showing dots for each tweet. The entrant has supplied multiple files for this work:  
Fatal Bear and Wolf Attacks in Norway
All of the world's flags, ranked by fussiness
Given that every mark in a vector image adds a bit to the file, the size of a vector file is a good indication of its complicatedness or fussiness. So when designers talk about a design being...
Voices that care
This visualization on charity songs was created on invitation by Datasketch.es (Shirley Wu and Nadieh Bremer). While the subject was "community", I chose to visualize the (top contributing) charity...