This interactive dashboard encourages users to focus on one area – a country, region, or income level – and see how it compares to its counterparts across a wide range of metrics. It provides multiple ways to interact and explore – the user can search for a country of interest, use the shuffle button to randomly select a focus, or change the selection via tooltips. For best experience, view on a large screen. Recognition: Winner of the World Data Viz Prize
As two frequent ice cream consumers in different countries, with different preferences, we were curious to know more about our favorite ice cream brand, Ben & Jerry’s. We wanted to know how our options in the U.S. and U.K. differed and what we were missing out on by only buying our favorite flavors. To answer these questions we collected the necessary data, including consuming 35 pints of ice cream ourselves. This light hearted visualization will have you screaming for ice cream! Recognition: The Pudding Cup
Vox and Polygraph created the story and design. They engaged Hesham Eissa and me as collaborators to consult on the story as well as develop it from start to finish. From the piece: “[we] traced a route through Kharkiv, parts of which were heavily bombarded. It was an effort to document the before and after, not just of the physical space, but of how war has — and hasn’t — transformed these places and the people tied to them”
On the New Heights Podcast, Jason Kelce said “We just had our first double-digit comeback win in the 4th quarter in my entire career” to which his brother, Travis Kelce, said “Shut up that is not a real stat”. This visualization analyzes all of the fourth quarter comebacks throughout both of their careers and determines if it is a real stat. Recognition: Jason Kelce said “This is well done Lindsey, and I must say, much more thorough research to reveal the actual numbers. Very nice!”
Dive into the history of the Big Five Oscar awards – Best Picture, Best Director, Best Screenplay, Best Actor, & Best Actress – and see the most frequent combinations.
It has become a challenge to keep track of the rapidly evolving international response to COVID-19, especially when it comes to travel restrictions and the daily changing regulations. This interactive app is designed to make it easier to visualize who is in lockdown, who has closed borders, which countries have outbound travel bans, recent travel related news, and more!
Running shoes are available in almost every color and shade, from light blue to neon yellow to dark red (and everything in between). However, this doesn’t necessarily mean every color is available to both women and men. But how different are they? To find out, we analyzed the running shoes available on RunRepeat in the US.
How does the sound of a Broadway musical change from the opening number to the finale? As characters undertake, and sing through, their journey what range of emotions are projected? To find out, every track from the cast recording of each of the 22 Broadway musicals currently playing was analyzed using Spotify’s valence score. Recognition: Iron Viz
How many total Tony nominations did each of the five Broadway shows up for Best Musical receive? Are the results from Chita Rivera, Drama Desk, Drama League, New York Drama Critics’ Circle, and Outer Critics Circle awards a good indicator of who will win the Tony?
Which movie will take home the Oscar at the 2019 Academy Awards for Best Picture? This visualization explores how the eight movies nominated for Best Picture have performed so far in awards season, in the box office, and with fans/critics.