The Power of Data Visualization

There's something about data visualization that gives power to statistics. Hearing the death counts of wars often doesn't hit home, but seeing it visualized gives it much more power. The video here about the human toll of WWII is incredibly well done and incredibly powerful. What I Learned Today: Over…

My First D3 Map!

Check this link for the fully interactive model: Census Data Look forward to a complete writeup about this and my McNulty project next week along with tutorials on how I created this! What I Learned Today: 111,111,111 x 111,111,111 = 12,345,678,987,654,321…

D3: The Mighty Data

I finally was able to get my hands on d3.js while trying to make visualizations for my Mcnulty Project. Having significant Javascript and jQuery background definitely helped me get pick it up very quickly. I was actually able to get up an initial map that looks something like this:…