I took this course in spring of 2015 and have since graduated but regularly check the blog for inspiration. A fellow alumni shared this new data base with me so I thought I’d pass it along.
DATA USA – The Most Comprehensive Visualization of U.S. Public Data: http://datausa.io/
Tons and tons of interesting information to browse through.
Enjoy and good luck with finals!
This world map gives insights as to where the 20,000 foreign ICSR fighters are flying into to Syria from. Notice the size of the black arrows corresponding to the percentage of overall fighters. A visually interesting way to show the concern and urgency of the issue.
Organizing the text by extracting keywords and paragraphs over the 13 years. Interesting to see how attitudes on HIV/AIDS have changed as we know more scientific information about it.
Looking at the growing rates of multi-racial/ethnic couples in America, National Geographic gives a look at what the average American will look like in 2050.