A Brief History of the Past 100 Years
An analysis of 12 decades of New York Times headlines
30 Years of American Anxieties
What 20,000 letters to an advice columnist tell us about what concerns us most.
The Celebrity Billboard Project
Tracking the popularity of cultural figures in 2018
Tech Jobs may not Solve America’s Looming Automation Crisis
Tech retraining programs are becoming more popular. They may not be a solution.
A Tale of Two Cities
Using data to write love letters to the cities we call home
How to Make Dope Shit Part 2: Design
Some pointers on learning to design data-driven visual essays.
How to Make Dope Shit Part 1: Working with Data
Familiarize yourself with the tools used to make visual, data-driven essays.
Why the Republican Party Wins When Robots Take Your Job
Job automation is only a matter of time. Here's why the right will benefit.
Regional Smoothing in R
A guide to smoothing geospatial data in R
The Geographic Divide of Oscars Films
Mapping the popularity of Oscar-nominated films in 2017
Hollywood's Gender Divide and its Effect on Films
The writers, directors, and producers who make films that fail the Bechdel test