February 20th, 2024
The best of last week’s big and small data visualizations
Welcome back to the 59th 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.
After this week we’ll be taking a little late-summer break and publishing the Dispatch only every other Tuesday until the end of September.
Recurring topics this time include rivers, COVID recovery, and partisan divisions.
Some beautiful maps on the environment to begin the week:
Rivers and rainfall were a particular focus:
COVID got some attention again, especially from an economic perspective:
There was news from Ukraine:
And charts and maps on fossil fuels:
Political charts this week focused on partisanship:
Other topics included A-levels, monkeypox, and interest rates:
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