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2022 Special Category: COVID-19 Visualizations
Visualization & Information Design
Who Buys From China?
This work is made for our client, LinkedIn Marketing Solutions Team. As the client requested, and to suit our target audiences' reading habits, it is a mobile-only version, so please watch it on a...
What happens to the European dream when it meets the migrant's dream? Is this the Europe we dreamt of? The history of the 500km of European border walls walks together with the history of...
In the wake of the first official summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, see which foreign leaders the two men have each spoken to and met with most...
What If....? Scanning The Horizon: 12 Scenarios For 2021
There are many ways to think about the future - but some are more productive than others. Horoscopes, prophecies and ancient dream interpretations, for instance, are not exactly useful: whereas...
"He Was Always Nice" - An Overview On Mass Shootings
There is not yet a standard definition of the term mass shooting, however this is a daily issue in the US, since the list of mass shootings keeps getting longer. "He was always nice" lets the...
The Worst Tweeter In Politics Isn’t Trump
Twitter has become the venue for political outreach, international diplomacy, whitehouse personnel announcements and other important political communications. In this piece, we analyze the concept...
Matchstick graphs of max. daily temperatures for summer 2017-18 (left) and 2018-19 (right).
10 Years Of "Exclusive" Economic Growth
The Philippines has been experiencing rapid economic growth in the past 10 years, yet there is a huge contrast between economic development and poverty incidence among the regions. Did the rural...
Kim Jong‑un's Main Weapon
Kim Jong Un’s policy of nuclear brinkmanship is based on North Korea’s ability to build and launch ballistic weapons with nuclear payload. We assess and map the country's efforts to fulfil this...
21st - Century Exodus
Map for Wired Us and Wired UK regarding refugees in 2017. The creator of this work has supplied multiple images, please click here to view.
My Memory of Wenchuan Earthquake
The devastating Wenchuan Earthquake shocked the world on May 12, 2008. Over 69,000 people lost their lives in the quake, and it has become the most painful memory for many since then. Near the 10th...
U.S. Federal Government Outlays
This chart illustrates U.S. Federal Government Outlays (discretionary and mandatory) from 1962 through 2023 forecasted as two animated pie charts.
Donald Trump's Lunch Schedule
An analysis of Trump's lunches from his leaked schedule.
Analysis On China Economic Semi-Annual Report In 2019
In the first half of this year, the Chinese GDP reached 45093.3 billion yuan, an increase of 6.3% over the same period last year. The nationwide fixed asset investment (excluding farmers) is 299...
Rescue Signatures in the Mediterranean
This visual and interactive report shows how the combination of several different types of data can be leveraged to provide a more systematic understanding of the efforts made to save lives in the...
A visualization of Google search interest in candidates to the 2018 Mexican Presidential Election
Hurricane Harvey SOS Rescue Map
Living in Texas, I had spent hours watching news coverage as Harvey made landfall and slowly crept its way inland towards my city. Fortunately Austin was spared, but as the bayous in Houston...
108,470,690,115 People Ever and Counting…
Our submission visualizes a recent estimate by the Population Reference Bureau of the staggering number of people who have ever been born. Even though ‘modern’ humans have been around for at least...
What Makes A Country “Good”?
Every country in the world is regularly tracked by a large number of metrics. The metrics important for a “good” country are personal - see where the countries of the world fall on your personal...
The Shadow Peace - The Nuclear Threat
The Shadow Peace is a documentary series that asks thought-provoking questions about war, peace, and humanity using a unique form of cinematic data visualization. The first episode, "The Nuclear...
Art of the March Archive
“Art of the March” is an online archive and visualization of 6000 protest signs collected after the Boston Women’s March on Jan 21, 2017. As the largest collection of contemporary protest signs...
Over 4 million Americans don't have anyone to vote for them in Congress
Are U.S. territories and the District getting a fair deal?
"Are We Being Serious?" - Data Visualization on 183,947 Global Terrorism Data Since 1980
183,947 is the number of terrorist attacks on earth since 1980, the year that John Lennon was murdered. --- Dear Dreamers, I have included the film rolls that I took from the 183,947...
Coffee In China
Audience: Investors who intended to invest in Chinese coffee industry. Purpose: Show the great potential of coffee industry in China.
US Elections History
US Elections is the story of two parties. This viewer shows the Story since 1912 up to the last election.
Mass shootings: How U.S. gun culture compares with the rest of the world
After mass shooting events, much debate centers around Americans’ relatively easy access to guns.
Narco Arruina Exportaciones Ticas Para Llegar A Rentable Mercado Europeo
Drug trafficking infiltrated the national export logistics to control farms, packers, transport routes, shipping companies and ports. Hidden in containers with fruits and vegetables, they sail...
How People Changed Their Views On Political Parties In The Last 10 Years
This study shows data from the last 10 years and inspects how people changed their minds on political and economic issues. The data shows cross-tabular information, so in every question you can see...
U.S. Foreign Aid To Israel
Israel is the largest cumulative recipient of U.S. foreign assistance since World War II. To date, the United States has provided Israel $134.7 billion (current, or noninflation-adjusted, dollars)...
After five editions of consistently high-quality publications, the American Cancer Society and Vital Strategies sought to create a more readable and engaging experience for users perusing the...