The Birthday Paradox Experiment
Your birthday twin is probably reading this right now. Because math.
The Structure of Stand-Up Comedy
The genius of Ali Wong’s Netflix special.
10 Things Everyone Hates About You
Exploring over 30 million feelings towards 3,000+ topics.
The Pudding Awards
Our favorite projects on the internet in 2017.
An Introduction to Scrollama.js
The what, why, and how to use scrollama.js for your next scrollytelling story.
How far is too far? An analysis of driving times to abortion clinics in the US.
Mapping the cities and places with the worst access.
She Giggles, He Gallops
Analyzing gender tropes in film with screen direction from 2,000 scripts.
How Many Users Resize Their Browser?
A look at actual data and how to deal with it.
Free Willy and Flipper by the Numbers
The past, present, and future of captive whales and dolphins according to data and pop culture.
Analyzing Plot Trends for Every Top-Grossing Film from the Past 50 Years
This is a story about how film plots mirror (or shape) historical events.
The Making of the Weighted Pivot Scatter Plot
How (and why) the interactive chart was born.
The Most Timeless NBA Plays
Historic NBA games and plays, ranked by YouTube views.
Responsive Scrollytelling Best Practices
How to plan or adapt a scrollytelling story for mobile.
What City is the Microbrew Capital of the US?
Using beer review data to rank the best cities in the country.
How Russell Westbrook Can Average a Triple-Double
As of March 10, Russell Westbrook is averaging a triple-double.
The Geographic Divide of Oscars Films
Mapping the popularity of Oscar-nominated films in 2017.
NBA Last Two Minute Report
A review of the NBA officiating from the Last Two Minute Report
How to Implement Scrollytelling with Six Different Libraries
In this post, I look at how to tackle a simple scroll-driven chart using six different libraries, and share my thoughts on each implementation.
The Unlikely Odds of Making it Big
What three years and 75,000 shows tell us about the chance your favorite band will succeed.
How News Media Covers Trump & Clinton
Analyzing 12,147 images of Trump and Clinton.
Twenty Years of the NBA Redrafted
Using career stats to prove the best/worst NBA draft picks, ever.