Beautiful Data

"There is a lot of information, very little amount of meaning. I see that as an opportunity." - David McCandless The Information is Beautiful site is more than just a collection of glorified info-graphics. The site creator, David McCandless, and his team are transparent with their sources and even provide access to the forms from which … Continue reading Beautiful Data

The Scale of the Universe

This simple site is incredible. My sombrero (galaxy) goes off to Cary and Michael Huang for this elegant visual reference of literally everything in the observable universe. Beginning at human scales you can investigate smaller and smaller. You can fly past "smallest thing visible to the naked eye", past cells and viruses, molecules and sub-atomic particles, … Continue reading The Scale of the Universe