data visualization

Cool New Maps Illustrate a Day of Bus Travel Across Boston, by Speed

Clocking the metric that matters most to many commuters.

Designing Apps for Astronauts and Chicken Farmers

NASA announces the winners of its International Space Apps Challenge.

What Public Transit Data Teaches Us About How People Use a City

What does a city look like when viewed through the movement of its riders?

Your Rush-Hour Commute as an Animated Cartoon

A playful take on serious transit data.

Telling the Story of Inequality on Public Transit, With Maps

A mash-up of poverty rates and transit quality from San Francisco.

An Entire Century of Broadway Shows, Squished Into One Graphic

Steven Wong's visualization of Broadway's history shows the creeping influence of long-running musicals.

Library Art of the Day: Light Beams for Every Search in Wyoming

Enter the filament mind.