Interactive Inspiration [11]

Interactive infographics that came to our way this week

November 2, 2012  |  CATEGORIES: Featured, News

Closing the week here’s our usual interactive round-up. And it’s quite an assorted selection today, ranging from topics like the U.S. elections and the Premier League to North Korea and China’s leadership changes. But no doubt the main story of the week was the devastation caused by Superstorm Sandy.

So, here’s how some of the main news outlets illustrated the news in interactive way:

Assessing the Damage From Hurricane Sandy | The New York Times

Assessing the Damage From Hurricane Sandy

(image: The New York Times)

Guatemalan Crime & Justice | Plaza Pública

(From Tableau’s Viz of the Day. Original here.)

Superstorm Sandy: every verified event mapped and detailed | The Guardian

Superstorm Sandy: every verified event mapped and detailed

(image: The Guardian)

Seeds of Change | Citizen Access

Seeds of Change

(image: Citizen Access)

The Income Estimates Map | UK Office for National Statistics

The Income Estimates Map,  Office for National Statistics' s interactive infographic

(image: UK Office for National Statistics)

(Seen on Google Maps Mania)

November is the cruellest month for managers in the Premier League | The Telegraph

November is the cruellest month for managers in the Premier League

(image: The Telegraph)

Economic Development Aid | The Globe and Mail

Fiscal Federalism by the Numbers | Pew Center

Fiscal Federalism by the Numbers

(image: Pew Center)

(Seen on Chart Porn)

White Students in Minneapolis Schools | The Star Tribune

White Students in Minneapolis Schools, a Star Tribune's interactive graphic

(image: Star Tribune)

Every wind farm site in the UK | The Telegraph

Every wind farm site in the UK, The Telegraph's interactive infographic

(image: The Telegraph)

37 years of Saturday Night Live | Cable

37 years of Saturday Night Live, a Cable TV's interactive graphic

(image: Cable TV)

Political Engagement Map | Twitter

Political Engagement Map

(image: Twitter)

(Seen on Information Aesthetics)

Visualizing intensity of final debate | Boston Globe

Visualizing intensity of final debate, a The Boston Globe's interactive infographic

(image: Alvin Chang | The Boston Globe)

North Korea Leadership Tracker | NK News

North Korea Leadership Tracker , North Korea News's interactive graphic

(image: North Korea News)

(Via The Guardian Data Blog)

Vacation like a… | Slate

Vacation like a..., Slate's interactive infographic

(image: Slate)

Geocoded Tweets Mentioning Flooding | Oxford Internet Institute

Geocoded Tweets Mentioning Flooding

(image: Oxford Internet Institute)

Where the Jobs Are | The USA Today

Where the Jobs Are, USA Today' s interactive graphic,

(image: Doug Carroll, Anthony DeBarros, Kristin DeRamus, Ray Goldbacher, Barbara Hansen, Chuck Rose; Erin Sansone; Juan Thomassie | USA Today)

China’s Leadership Change | The Wall Street Journal

China's Leadership Change, The Wall Street Journal's interactive graphic

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

Storm surge | The LA Times

Storm surge

(image: LA Times)

James Bond by numbers | The Telegraph

James Bond by numbers, a The Telegraph's interactive infographic

(image: The Telegraph)

The Future of U.S. Manufacturing | Nicholas Diakopoulos

The Future of U.S. Manufacturing

(image: Nicholas Diakopoulos)

City Costs | Residential Land

City Costs, Residential Land's interactive infographic

(image: Residential Land)

Global flow of tertiary-level students | UNESCO

Global flow of tertiary-level students, UNESCO's interactive infographic

(image: UNESCO)

The Global Innovation 1000: Comparison of R&D Spending | Booz & Company

The Global Innovation 1000 Comparison of R&D Spending

(image: Booz & Company)

Bond – licence to drive | Evans Halshaw

Bond - licence to drive

(image: Evans Walshaw)

2012 Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards | Condé Nast Traveler

2012 Condé Nast Traveler Readers' Choice Awards

(image: Condé Nast Traveler)

Compare Hurricane Sandy to Irene | The Telegraph

Compare Hurricane Sandy to Irene

(image: The Telegraph)

Before and After Sandy | The Wall Street Journal

Before and After Sandy

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

Dave Barry’s scariest things about South Florida | The Miami Herald

Dave Barry's scariest things about South Florida

(image: Marco Ruiz | The Miami Herald)

When income grows, who gains | The State of Working America

When income grows, who gains

(image: The State of Working America)

And last week’s selection:

Tracking decades of allegations in the Boy Scouts | L.A Times

Tracking decades of allegations in the Boy Scouts

(image: LA Times)

(HT to Flowing Data)

Top 10 Sources of Foods Poisoning | Ria Novosti

Top 10 Sources of Foods Poisoning, a Ria Novosti's interactive infographic

(image: Ria Novosti)

The Newest Voter ID Laws | The New York Times

The Newest Voter ID Laws, a The New York Times' interactive infographic

(image: Bill Marsh | The New York Times)

Tracking Candidate Spending | Neue Zürcher Zeitung

(Via Tableau Daily Viz. Original here)

Pedestrian Monitoring System Data Visualization | OOM Creative

Pedestrian Monitoring System Data Visualization, OOM Creative 's interactive graphic

(image: OOM Creative)

(Seen on Information Aesthetics)

The One Million Tweet Map | Maptimize

One Million Tweet map

(image: Maptimize)

(Thanks to @Catarino for sending this one)

Outside Spending in Key House Races | The New York Times

Outside Spending in Key House Races

(image: The New York Times)

Occupational Outlook | GOOD

Occupational Outlook, GOOD 's interactive infographic

(image: GOOD)

Immigrant languages in Canada | Global news

(Full article here)

India’s Biodiversity Map | Biodiversity India

India's Biodiversity Map

(image: Biodiversity India)

(Seen on Google Maps Mania)

State Cycling Statistics | Byke Guard

State Cycling Statistics, a BikeGuard's interactive infographic

(image: BikeGuard)

English Constituency Boundaries: Current & Proposed | UCL CASA

English Constituency Boundaries Current & Proposed

(image: UCL CASA)

(Thanks to Visualising Data for finding this one)

Politilines | Periscopic

Politilines, a Periscopic's interactive graphic

(image: Periscopic)

The Sochi 2014 Torch Relay | Ria Novosti

The Sochi 2014 Torch Relay, a Ria Novosti's interactive infographic

(image: Ria Novosti)

Mapping the BBC’s price of football data | Robert Murray

BBC Price of Football 2012, a  Robert Murray 's interactive infographic

(image: Robert Murray)

(Via The Guardian Data Blog)

Bad Health Habits Are on the Rise | Scientific American

Bad Health Habits Are on the Rise, a Scientific American interactive infographic

(image: Scientific American)

Hurricane Sandy | Google Crisis Response

Hurricane Sandy

(image: Google Crisis Response)

(Another HT to Google Maps Mania)

Uneven US Housing Recovery | Zillow

(Via Tableau Daily Viz. Full post here.)

Chronology of the Armstrong Case | 20minutos.es

Chronology of the Armstrong Case

(image: Carlos Gámez | 20.Minutos)

Vanishing Elephants | National Geographic

Vanishing Elephants, a National Geographic's interactive graphic

(image: National Geographic)

Which US candidate suits you? | Al Jazeera

Which US candidate suits you, an  Al Jazeera' interactive graphic

(image: Al Jazeera)

The World’s Nuclear Stockpile | The State of the USA

(As seen on Tableau Daily Viz. Original here.)

Under the sea | David Boardman and Paolo Gerbaudo

Under the sea

(image: David Boardman and Paolo Gerbaudo)

(Seen on Data Driven Journalism)

Audio graphic: US election TV debates | The Telegraph

Audio graphic: US election TV debates

(image: The Telegraph)

Navigating Windows 8 | The Wall Street Journal

Navigating Windows 8

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

Lance Armstrong: How Tour de France’s recent past has been decimated by doping | The Telegraph

How Tour de France's recent past has been decimated by doping

(image: The Telegraph)

The Concerns of Older Voters | The Bangor Daily News


(Another pick from Tableuau Daily Viz. Original here)

President Vladimir Putin’s Life and Milestones | Ria Novosti

President Vladimir Putin's Life and Milestones

(image: Ria Novosti)

As usual, you’re invited to send us your interactive work, either by emailing us or by dropping us a message on Facebook or Twitter.

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