What City is the Microbrew Capital of the US?
The Geographic Divide of Oscars Films
The Emergence Of Slang, Using Search Data
An Interactive Visualization of Every Line in Hamilton
The Largest Analysis of Film Dialogue by Gender, Ever
Hollywood's Gender Divide and its Effect on Films
Are Pop Lyrics Getting More Repetitive?
Measuring repetition in song lyrics over time using a compression algorithm.
The Unlikely Odds of Making it Big
How Robert Glasper sampled Miles Davis on “Ghetto Walkin”
The 2,452 Wikipedia Pages on which Miles Davis is Mentioned
How Music Taste Evolved
Crowdsourcing the Definition of "Punk"
The Most Succesful Labels in Hip Hop
Using Spotify to Measure the Popularity of Older Music
The Largest Vocabulary in Hip Hop
Outkast, in Charts
Why Does the US Lead the World in Incarceration?
Was it the war on drugs? Mandatory minimums? How we got here – the global leader in incarceration – is one of the most debated questions in policy.
The Making of the Weighted Pivot Scatter Plot
How (and why) the interactive chart was born.