15 Creative Data Visualization Examples:
1. 100 Years Of Rock
by Brittany Klontz for ConcertHotels.com
A timeline that creatively displays 100 years of the evolution of rock with audio samples from gospel to grunge.
2. Where Does Coffee Come From?
An interactive infographic that explores the visual representation of a coffee bean's journey from bean to cup.
3. Drake Equation: How Many Alien Civilizations Exist?
by David McCandless, Piero Zagami, Chambers Judd, Duncan Swain, Marley Whiteside, Wolfram Alpha
Calculate the number of possible alien civilizations in three easy steps with this clever interactive chart.
4. GED VIZ: Visualizing Global Economic Relations
by Jan Arpe
An excellent example of transforming something that sounds brain-numbingly boring into something cool.
by Kim Albrecht
A very creative approach to visually representing the data for the famous Forbes' Billionaires List.
6. Here Is Today
by Luke Twyman
An elegant and creative way to look at time.
7. Out of Sight, Out of Mind
by Pitch Interactive
A visualization of all documented drone strikes in Pakistan since 2004.
8. What Is Consciousness?
by David McCandless, Jez Burrows, Lindsay Noble, Joshua Lee
An Interactive questionnaire that simplifies one of life's most complicated questions.
9. The Startup Universe
by Accurat, Ben Willers & Visual.ly
A visual guide to startups, founders & venture capitalists. The Startup Universe displays and explores the relationships between startup companies and their founders and investors (Venture Capitalists) since 1990.
10. Data Paris
by Gilles Bertaux, Vincent Garreau, Rémi Fayolle, Robin Lambert
Nicely presented data on Paris and the Parisians localized through the metropolitan network.
11. The Billion Dollar-o-Gram 2013
by David McCandless and Tom Evans
Explores the visual representation of how to spend 1 billion dollars.
12. Who Runs The World?
by David McCandless, David McCandless, Laura Sullivan, Alexia Wdowski, Tatjana Dubovina, Jack Hagley
Rollover the graphic to see who really runs the world.
13. World's Biggest Data Breaches
by David McCandless, Tom Evans, VizSweet Balloon Race, Miriam Quick, Ella, Hollowood, Christian Miles, Dan Hampson
Selected losses greater than 30,000 records due to hackers
14. Kepler’s Tally of Planets
by Jonathan Corum
Here is the data from NASA’s Kepler mission that has discovered more than 190 confirmed planets orbiting distant stars.
15. Wikipedia Worldview
See the world through the eyes of Wikipedia
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