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How Groups Stack Up: When to use Grouped vs. Stacked Column Charts

How Groups Stack Up: When to use Grouped vs. Stacked Column Charts

Design

Bar and column charts are one of the most frequently used chart types. They are simple to understand, simple to make, ... keep reading
Visualization in Architecture: Drawing Types

Visualization in Architecture: Drawing Types

Design

There has always been a connection between architecture and visualization. Not all visualization is about communicating ... keep reading
In the Middle of Shark Week, 27 Bites of Shark Data

In the Middle of Shark Week, 27 Bites of Shark Data

Design

Sharks are fascinating animals. They are as old as dinosaurs, they are top predators in the water, they come in strange ... keep reading
Four Visualization Poems and a Haiku

Four Visualization Poems and a Haiku

Design

Arguably, all visualizations rely on metaphors to communicate. These metaphors allow us to use existing knowledge about ... keep reading
The Fine Line In a Gray Area: When to Use Line vs Area Charts

The Fine Line In a Gray Area: When to Use Line vs Area Charts

Design

Line charts and area charts are very closely related. They are both good for time series data. They both show ... keep reading
Using Infographics to Educate the World About Human Rights

Using Infographics to Educate the World About Human Rights

Storytelling

As individuals, we may disagree on many issues, from philosophy to politics, to what constitutes proper nutrition. But ... keep reading
6 Visualizations About the Higgs Boson

6 Visualizations About the Higgs Boson

Design

On July 4th, 2012, CERN announced that, using the Large Hadron Collider they found a boson particle that so far is ... keep reading
Political Campaigns and Data Visualization: A Tricky Mix?

Political Campaigns and Data Visualization: A Tricky Mix?

Design

As the 2012 US presidential race heats up, we will undoubtedly see lots of politically motivated visualizations. This ... keep reading
Celebrate Independence With These 17 Infographics About Bicycling

Celebrate Independence With These 17 Infographics About Bicycling

Design

For many, bicycles represent freedom. They are relatively simple and cheap to maintain, they make travel simple, and ... keep reading
Celebrate the 2012 London Olympic Games with These 14 Infographics

Celebrate the 2012 London Olympic Games with These 14 Infographics

Design

The 2012 Olympics are ramping up in England, and so are the visualizations of all the data related to the games. The ... keep reading