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Generative sea creatures

Cindermedusae by Marcin Ignac is “a generative encyclopedia of imaginary sea creatures.” I’m into the aesthetic. Tags: animals, generative art, Marcin Ignac Source: Data

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Lives cut short by Covid

Alyssa Fowers and Leslie Shapiro, for The Washington Post, used the stories of 114 individuals to show weekly Covid deaths. Each story is “cut short”, making the length of each…

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✚ This Time With Purpose

Welcome to issue #189 of The Process, the newsletter for FlowingData members that looks closer at how the charts get made. I’m Nathan Yau, and this week I’m thinking about…

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Nuclear winter explained visually

{“@context”:”;} Neil Halloran, known for his documentary films that lean strongly on data visualization, collaborated with RAND to explain the possibility (or lack) of a nuclear winter. In the last…

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R packages useful for sports analytics

If you’re into R and analyzing sports data, you’ll want to save this CRAN task view: This CRAN Task View contains a list of packages useful for sports analytics. Most…

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Exportable Formatted Data Tables (Preview)

Users can author formatted tables using a modern low code web-based authoring experience in the Power BI service. Source: PowerBI

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A color tool for accessible schemes

Leonardo is an open source project from Adobe that helps you pick accessible colors. There’s a JavaScript API along with a browser tool that lets you select colors interactively. Color…

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Behind the million

Sergio Peçanha and Yan Wu, for The Washington Post, used a combination unit chart with individual icons to represent the scale and weight of the near million Covid deaths in…

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Join Us! Power BI Dev Camp: Thursday 26 May 2022 at 11:00 AM PDT – 12:00 PM noon PDT

Join us to learn about Power Query custom functions with Ted Pattison and special guest Alex Powers! Source: PowerBI

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Analyzing the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals at Gartner Data & Analytics Summit EMEA

As part of the Gartner Data and Analytics Summit EMEA in London, UK, Gartner invited Microsoft to participate in their bake-off event. This year’s topic was the UN’s Sustainable Development…