data visualisation

Our World Is Getting Hotter And This GIF Shows It

Our World Is Getting Hotter And This GIF Shows It

We just had the warmest August on record, which also tied last month for the warmest month ever recorded. But it’s the overall trend that’s truly scary, and now you can watch it unfold right before your eyes.

Gravitational Waves Set To Music Sounds So Stellar

Gravitational Waves Set To Music Sounds So Stellar

Inspired by the confirmation of gravitational waves, British composer Arthur Jeffes has taken data from the LIGO experiment and set it to music. Without a doubt, these billion-year-old ripples coursing through the fabric of spacetime never sounded so good.

How You’ll Probably Die, Visualised

How You’ll Probably Die, Visualised

Ever wondered how things might come to an end? This chart visualises America’s cause-of-death data from the US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention to give you a better idea.