Interactive Inspiration [13]

China, space, Euro crisis and more on our weekly selection of interactive graphics

November 16, 2012  |  CATEGORIES: Featured, News

What a week for interactive visualizations! Lots of good works coming from the Global Visualizing Marathon, the Hubway data visualization challenge and, if you’re still up to more infographics about the 2012 elections,Tableau’s 2012 Election Viz Gallery is worth checking out.

Among the main topics illustrated in the visualizations we collected for you today, China’s new political leadership, the Euro crisis and yet another set of graphics about the ramifications of Obama’s election.

 

Personal Knowledge database | Santiago Ortiz

Partial screen capture of Santiago Ortiz'  interactive graphic, personal Knowledge database

(image: Santiago Ortiz)

How 3,195 Counties Add Up to an Obama Win | The Wall Street Journal

Partial screen capture of The Wall Street Journal's interactive graphic, How 3,195 Counties Add Up to an Obama Win

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

Foreign Population in Barcelona | BTV noticies

Partial screen capture of BTV noticies' interactive graphic, Foreign Population in Barcelona

(image: BTV noticies)

(Seen on Google Maps mania)

How Los Angeles County voted | The LA Times

Partial screen capture of L.A Times' interactive graphic, How Los Angeles County voted

(image: LA Times)

100.000 Stars | Google

Partial screen capture of Google Chrome experiments' interactive infographic 100.000 stars


(image: Google Chrome experiments)

(Via Flowing Data)

Polarised prospects | The Economist

Polarised prospects

(image: The Economist)

The Politburo’s Growing Number of Influential Leaders | The New York Times

Partial screen capture of The New York Times' interactive infographic The Politburo’s Growing Number of Influential Leaders

(infographic : Sérgio Peçanha, Alan McLean, Amanda Cox, Amy Qin and Philip P. Pan | The New York Times)

Eurozone falls back into recession | The Guardian

Partial screen capture of The Guardian's interactive graphic, Eurozone falls back into recession

(image: The Guardian)

Getting Ice Time | Kevin Hibma

Partial screen capture of Kevin Hibma's interactive infographic Getting Ice Time

(image: Kevin Hibma)

Natural Parks and reserves | Contralinea

Natural Parks and reserves

(image: Contralínea)

Chances of Rainfall | No Measure of Health

Partial screen capture of No Measure of Health's interactive infographic Chances of Rainfall

(image: No Measure of Health | Tableau)

How the vote has shifted | The Washington Post

Partial screen capture of The Washington Post's interactive graphic, How the vote has shifted

(infographic; Sisi Wei | The Washington Post)

Inside the White House | Ria Novosti

Partial screen capture of Ria Novosti's interactive infographic Inside the White House

(image: Ria Novosti)

Test your beer knowledge | The Wall Street Journal

Partial screen capture of The Wall Street Journal's interactive quizz, Test your beer knowledge

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

Sound Around You | University of Salford

Partial screen capture of TUniversity of Salford's interactive graphic, Sound Around You

(image: University of Salford)

(Also seen on Google Maps mania)

China’s Communist Party Congresses | The New York Times

Partial screen capture of The New York Times' interactive infographic China’s Communist Party Congresses

(infographic: Louise Loftus, Eleanor Miller and Kerri MacDonald )

How to Burn the Most Calories | Andy Kriebel

How to Burn the Most Calories

(image: Andy Kriebel | Tableau)

(Seen on Tableau’s Viz of the day)

The England cuts map | The Guardian

Partial screen capture of The Guardian's interactive graphic, The England cuts map

(image: The Guardian)

Last week’s featured works:

What County-by-County Results Tell Us About the Election | The Wall Street Journal

Partial screen capture of The Wall Street Journal's interactive graphic, What County-by-County Results Tell Us About the Election

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

The action-packed journey to US election day in graphic novel form | The Guardian

Partial screen capture of The Guardian's interactive graphic, The action-packed journey to US election day in graphic novel form

(image: The Guardian)

How Obama Won Re-election | The New York Times

Partial screen capture of The New York Times' interactive infographic How Obama won the election

(image: Mike Bostock, Shan Carter, Amanda Cox, Tom Giratikanon, Alicia Parlapiano, Kevin Quealy, Amy Shoenfeld, Lisa Waananen | The New York Times)

Presidential election | Echovoice

Partial screen capture of Echovoice' interactive infographic Presidential election

(image: Echovoice)

The History of the CCP Congress | The Financial Times

Partial screen capture of the Financial Times' interactive graphic, The History of the CCP Congress

(image: Nalini Sivathasan, Kathrin Hille | Financial Times)

Formula One by the numbers | 20 Minutos

Partial screen capture of 20.Minutos' interactive graphic Formula One by the numbers

(image: Carlos Gámez | 20 Minutos)

Test Your Tech Investing Talent | Reuters

Partial screen capture of Reuters' interactive infographic,  Test Your Tech Investing Talent

(image: Reuters)

Changing Perspectives on Gay Marriage | The Wall Street Journal

Partial screen capture of The Wall Street Journal's interactive graphic, Changing Perspectives on Gay Marriage

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

Bib.ly | Gary Lee & Anirudh Venkatesh

Partial screen capture of Gary Lee & Anirudh Venkateshs interactive graphic, Bib.ly

(image: Gary Lee & Anirudh Venkatesh)

US electoral compass | Brandwatch

Partial screen capture of Brandwatch's interactive graphic, US electoral compass

(image: Brandwatch)

2012 US Presidential Election | Shift8Creative

Captura de tela parcial do infográfico interativo da Shift8Creative, 2012 US Presidential Election

(imagem: Shift8Creative | Social Harvest)

(We talked about this one here.)

Freight Port Finder

Partial screen capture of Freight Port Finder's interactive site

(image: Freight Port Finder | Google Maps)

(Via Google Maps Mania)

Exploit Database Platforms Spiral | Ramiro Gómez

Partial screen capture of Ramiro Gómez'  interactive graphic, Exploit Database Platforms Spiral

(image: Ramiro Gómez)

Factor Conga | Stephen Von Worley

Dancing Factorization Diagrams

(image: Stephen Von Worley)

(Another one that we talked about here.)

Tweet Timeline | Virot “Ta” Chiraphadhanakul

Partial screen capture of Virot "Ta" Chiraphadhanakul's interactive infographic, Tweet Timeline

(image: Virot “Ta” Chiraphadhanakul | Tweet Timeline)

Good Films

Partial screen capture of Goodfilms' interactive infographic

(image: Goodfilms)

The Truth about Natural Cold Remedies | Healthline

Partial screen capture of Healthline's interactive infographic, The Truth about Natural Cold Remedies

(image: Healthline)

(Seen on Chart Porn)

Visualizing the distribution of $3.86 billion in grantmaking efforts | The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation

Visualizing the distribution of 3.86 billion in grantmaking efforts

(image: The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation | Periscopic)

The Female Face of Farming | FAO

Partial screen capture of FAO's interactive infographic, The Female Face of Farming

(image: FAO)

I can’t get pregnant | Eugin

Partial screen capture of Eugin's interactive graphic, I can't get pregnant

(image: Eugin)

The brine shrimp life cycle | University of Utah

Partial screen capture of University of Utah's interactive infographic,  The brine shrimp life cycle

(image: University of Utah)

I’m a City Changer | UN-Habitat

Partial screen capture of UN-Habitat's interactive infographic, I'm a city changer

(image: UN-Habitat)

(Via Google Maps Mania)

Marks & Spencer profits well below 2008 peak | The Telegraph

Partial screen capture of The Telegraph's interactive infographic, Marks  Spencer profits well below 2008 peak

(image: The Telegraph)

 

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