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Bringing π to Life with Sonification

Bringing π to Life with Sonification

Pi is a Tokyo-based boutique advertising firm, but you can’t tell by simply visiting their website. Instead, visitors ... keep reading

Museum of Food and Drink Opens with a Bang

Museum of Food and Drink Opens with a Bang

The Museum of Food and Drink doesn’t follow the traditional subject matter for museums, nor does it adhere to ... keep reading

Breaking Bad Periodic Tables

Breaking Bad Periodic Tables

Breaking Bad is back in the public consciousness since the second part of its final season got started last week. Along ... keep reading

The Underappreciated Seating Chart

The Underappreciated Seating Chart

A fairly common visualization type that is severely underappreciated is the seating chart. The visualization is ... keep reading

Subtleties of Color: Connecting Color to Meaning

Subtleties of Color: Connecting Color to Meaning

About a year ago, we published a blog post framed as a letter to NASA, asking them to stop using rainbow color scales. ... keep reading

Plain or Fancy? — Exhibit Broaches Dateless Design Debate

<em>Plain or Fancy?</em> — Exhibit Broaches Dateless Design Debate

There’s long been a stylistic rift between minimalism and decorativeness — apparent in the differences in our ... keep reading

With Data Visualization, the Pulitzer Center Makes Social Issues Visible

With Data Visualization, the Pulitzer Center Makes Social Issues Visible

In the grand scheme of things, the Internet is still a relatively new – and fast-changing – medium for ... keep reading

Simplifying Sports Data to Create More Intuitive, Revealing Visualizations

Simplifying Sports Data to Create More Intuitive, Revealing Visualizations

Visualizing a Football Game from Jeremy Yingling on Vimeo. As a lifelong fan of both sports and data visualizations, in ... keep reading

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

Visualizing NYC’s MapPLUTO Database

Visualizing NYC’s MapPLUTO Database

It’s no secret that we’re in the era of big data – our world can be endlessly quantified, measured, and ... keep reading