I don’t think most people realize how many Russians died during WWII and how that defined the rest of the 20th century. The below videographic tells the entire WWII story in detail.
A beautiful interactive chart of causes of death according to age. (via Washingtonpost)
A beautiful language tree by sssscomic.com.
I’m not sure what value these have. Tere must me tons of layering and resizing assumptions behind the result. Mostly they are just creepy.
Some beautiful visualizations of where each player shoots from, and is more successful (this is last year’s season, though)
Depressingly true. I watched the grammy’s recently and it was a long slow reminder of why I hate popular music of almost any genre.
I always get confused by this shit. I grew up with my dads cousins kids and can never remember how to reference their relationship.
Flowingdata also has a version:
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