Drew Skau

I'm a PhD CS Visualization student at UNCC with an undergrad in Architecture. I'm an Architect in a Computer Science world, and a Computer Scientist in an Architecture world.

You Won’t Believe Your Eyes (And You Shouldn’t)
You Won’t Believe Your Eyes (And You Shouldn’t)

Our eyes are the main information input for most of us. They send immense amounts of data streaming into our brains all ... keep reading
Timelord Timelines And Other Doctor Who Infographics
Timelord Timelines And Other Doctor Who Infographics

The popular British TV series Doctor Who just announced the actor who will play the 12th Doctor: Peter Capaldi. To mark ... keep reading
Sharks: Deadly or Endangered?
Sharks: Deadly or Endangered?

Sharks and humans have a complex relationship. We have a respect and reverence for these ocean dwellers, partially out ... keep reading
Dissecting Staff Picks: Listen to Wikipedia
Dissecting Staff Picks: Listen to Wikipedia

Each day, the graphics submitted to Visually are examined by our staff for shining examples of good work. The best are ... keep reading
Chart ALL The Things!
Chart ALL The Things!

Since humans developed language, we have been naming, categorizing, and classifying the things around us. Building ... keep reading
Dissecting Staff Picks: How is Pasta Made? 4 Crucial Steps
Dissecting Staff Picks: How is Pasta Made? 4 Crucial Steps

Each day, the graphics submitted to Visually are examined by our staff for shining examples of good work. The best are ... keep reading
Visualizing the Global Sharknado Threat
Visualizing the Global Sharknado Threat

Sharknado, the latest shark movie from The Asylum, introduced the world to a terrifying new threat: tornadoes ... keep reading
Sound Bite Posters: Excellent Chart Junk
Sound Bite Posters: Excellent Chart Junk

Chart Junk is a hotly disputed topic in the data visualization community. But there are some instances where it ... keep reading
The Startup Universe: Not Your Average Network Visualization
The Startup Universe: Not Your Average Network Visualization

Visually is a startup, and as a startup, we have a special fascination with data about other startups. The CrunchBase ... keep reading
The Infographicization of Data: Google Databoard
The Infographicization of Data: Google Databoard

Google’s mission statement reads: Google’s mission is to organize the world’s information and make it ... keep reading