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The Golden Record, a message to Extra-terrestrials

November 13, 2015

The records are mounted on the outside of Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 and protected by an aluminum case. Etched on the cover of that case are symbols explaining how to decode the record.

Put yourself in an extraterrestrial’s shoes and try to guess what the etchings seek to communicate. Stumped? Hover over or click on the yellow circles for the intended meaning of these interstellar brain teasers:

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Column Five Infographic on Mobile Ettiquette

November 6, 2015


Designed by Amanda Culp, Penn Fine Arts, 2015


October 20, 2015

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“Histography” is interactive timeline that spans across 14 billion years of history, from the Big Bang to 2015.

The site draws historical events from Wikipedia and self-updates daily with new recorded events.

The interface allows for users to view between decades to millions of years.


October 3, 2015


How 14 recent gunmen got their guns.

American Flag Infographic

September 24, 2015


What if Flags were more like Infographics?

TV Finals that surprise/disappoint

August 20, 2015

IMBD ratings of television series finales relative to their average episode rating. Sorted in various ways, demonstrates how the same data can look different/communicate a different story depending on how it’s sorted and presented.

Visual Intro to Machine Learning

July 28, 2015

A site that explains the basics of machine learning with cool visualizations that change as you scroll:

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