Data Vis Dispatch, May 23
May 23rd, 2023
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The best of last week’s big and small data visualizations
Welcome back to the 91st edition of Data Vis Dispatch! Every week, we’ll be publishing a collection of the best small and large data visualizations we find, especially from news organizations — to celebrate data journalism, data visualization, simple charts, elaborate maps, and their creators.
Recurring topics this week include ocean environments, energy sources, and snowfall:
As the weather warms up, it’s time for a look back at this year’s accumulation of snow and ice:
… and forward at the prospects for summer heat:
Energy topics were back, including a #30daychartchallenge entry by Tom Février inspired by last Tuesday’s headline chart from the Washington Post:
Ocean ecosystems found a spotlight this week:
And two visualizations looked at housing issues in Taipei and London:
We spotted two creative political timelines:
And other charts dealt with everything from population growth to press freedom:
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