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2022 Special Category: COVID-19 Visualizations
Visualization & Information Design
Since the 1970's there have been attempts to introduce a kind of a unitary patent; all unsuccessful. Will it be different this time? Will the UK participate regardless of Brexit? Interestingly,...
Modernization Of Traditional Chinese Medicine
For traditional Chinese medicine, many people have misconceptions that traditional Chinese medicine has no scientific basis and is very old and will be eliminated. But in today's China, traditional...
Resurfacing the Past
Resurfacing the Past is a data-driven story that explores the naval history of World War II. Underpinning the story is a manually curated dataset of more than 15,000 sunken ships. By visualizing...
While doctors dream of one day perfecting medical treatments on digital clones of a patient, virtual organs are already being simulated in supercomputers. This documentary describes the efforts of...
Why Do Over 90% Of Startups Fail?
A new analysis conducted on startups failure data set available on www.failory.com* from 100 startups within a 23 years, shows only 3 out of 100 startups have remained active by the year 2017;...
Article Fingerprints in the Journal of Digital History
The fingerprint is a hyperdense visual representation of the structural composition of a jupyter notebook article published in the Journal of Digital History. It functions both as an overview of...
PageRank Algorithm Visualization
PageRank Algorithm Visualization is a project with the aim to make visible and comprehensible the functioning of “Page Rank”, ex Google’s algorithm. A 2D poster game interactive visualization to...
A Map Of 18000 Asteroids In The Solar System
This map visualizes the orbits of more than 18000 asteroids in the solar system. This includes everything we know of that’s over 10km in diameter - about 10000 asteroids - as well as 8000...
Xiro 3. Hair dryer innovation, the new technological revolution
Hair dryer innovation, the new technological revolution. Presentation of a new technological device, it changes into a new and innovative way how we dry our hair nowadays.
Map of the Internet
Despite decades of growth, demand for more and faster internet connections continues to skyrocket. According to Cisco, total internet traffic for 2016 will exceed a zettabyte. (A one with 21 zeroes...
History of Ethereum
Ethereum is the second largest cryptocurrency by market cap. It is one of the most widely used blockchain network layers, powering smart contracts, DeFi (decentralized finance), etc. In this...
#breastcancer Twitter Connections
An image which illustrates a fascinating visualisation of Twitter conversations about breast cancer, created by a team at RCSI (Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland), has been unveiled as a winner...
GROW Observatory: Soil Moisture Maps
The GROW Observatory is a European-wide project engaging thousands of growers, scientists and others passionate about the land. For the Soil Moisture Maps project, we use local sensor and satellite...
A Current Practice Snapshot of IPF: Where We Are & Where We Need to Be
This multimedia activity included a 2-page infographic in the medical journal Chest, and a companion online interactive infographic. It was created to educate US-based health-care providers (HCPs)...
Cosmograph is a novel (and fastest) network graph visualization tool which can draw large networks consisting of up to 1 million nodes and several million edges in real-time. Even on a...
Global air pollution is getting worse and worse. This chart can help everyone better understand the types and components of pollutants in the atmosphere.
2023 Meteor Shower Calendar
I love watching meteor showers and the magic that comes with them. While searching for more information on when to look at the sky to spot them, I came across a dataviz by Michela Lazzaroni...
Arctic sea ice volume/thickness
Trends in sea ice thickness/volume are an important indicator of Arctic climate change. While sea ice thickness observations are sparse, here we utilize the ocean and sea ice model, PIOMAS (Zhang...
This work sprung from a database on the titles of papers of NBER programs. I kept only papers between 1980 and 2020, removed stopwords, and unified some terms. Then, I obtained the 5 most used...
CO₂ concentration and global mean temperature 1958 - present
Two barrel graphs depicting CO₂ concentration of the atmosphere and the global temperature anomaly since 1958 and how they are rising with each other. Data is from GISS Surface Temperature...
India's Nuclear Journey
This infographic creates a narrative built out of qualitative data which maps India’s nuclear journey since colonial independence. The story outlines how a country marred by the pangs of separation...
Darknet Markets Ecosystem
A double-page graphical Timeline of over 100 Darknet markets offering drugs. The purpose was to try and show how prolific the darknet market is and how new marketplaces quickly took the place of...
Deconstructing Myths: A Cosmic Hunt in the Berber sky
For the December 2016 print issue, Scientific American asked Accurat Studio to develop a data visualization centered on the research paper “A Cosmic Hunt in the Berber sky: a Phylogenetic...
An interactive essay that walks a reader through the process of building a histogram, from an unordered clump of values to the finished chart. The essay highlights how parameter choices throughout...
The World of AR
Augmented Reality (AR) is a new way to see the world. With AR menu and characters, we can achieve all that has been shown on Star Wars, Iron-man, The Minority Report and other Sci-fi films.
What Islamic Golden Age Thinkers Discovered Long Before The West
What Middle-eastern thinkers discovered long before the west.
Spacesuits have undergone four generations of evolution since they were known in the late 1950s. They date back to the pressure suits designed for pilots during World War II. Also rich in science...
Visualizing Shark Numbers
Visualizing Shark Numbers is an interactive story that incorporates data visualizations and scientific illustrations with the purpose of highlighting the diversity of sharks and shedding light on...
The phrase "health and longevity" is what everyone wants to achieve, and it is also a good wish for the other side. We can see in many TV programs that some people do everything they can to live a...
A blockchain is a database that is shared across a network of computers. Once a record has been added to the chain it is very difficult to change. To ensure all the copies of the database are...