The #30DayChartChallenge is a data visualization community challenge to create a visualization on a particular theme each day in April. The challenge began in 2021 and is about to launch its third year.
Philip Bump: Telling the Story of the Baby Boomers in Charts
Washington Post columnist Philip Bump tackled a whole generation in his book, The Aftermath. He used 127 charts to drive the analysis and the narrative.
A Eulogy for Dark Sky, a Data Visualization Masterpiece
A deep look at how the Dark Sky weather app used simple but highly effective charts to report and contextualize the weather.
Aida Horaniet Ibañez, Daniel Richter & Joëlla van Donkersgoed
From The Historical Archive To The Citizens: Visualizing Census Data From Brill Street in 1922
Inspired by historical census data from a former industrial city in Luxembourg, three researchers ventured into a project to turn population records into a tactile, 3-dimensional, and interactive exhibit.
Recreating and Revising a Dashboard About Human Space Flight
A design exploration to improve a human space flight dashboard with a new layout and interactivity.
Three Questions with… Guillermina Sutter Schneider
Nightingale meets the dataviz community! Today, we're hearing from data scientist and information designer Guillermina Sutter Schneider.
Visualizing the Dream Life of Russians During Wartime
When war with Ukraine ignited last year, a Russian journalist and sociology students turned dream recordings into data visualizations.
John Bailer and Rosemary Pennington
Submit a Data Visualization to the Stats+Stories Podcast Competition!
The Stats+Stories podcast is ringing in 300 episodes and 10 years of programs—and it is celebrating with a data viz contest! Here are all the details.
How Dieter Rams’s Design Principles Apply to Dashboard Design
Legendary designer Dieter Rams established 10 principles of good product design. Here's how to interpret those principles when designing business dashboards.
I Visualized My One-Year-Old’s Relentless Daycare Bugs and It Calmed Me Down
When viruses started coming home from daycare and making his family sick, this dad made a data visualization to keep things in perspective.
Three Questions with… Will Careri
Nightingale is expanding its team of and regular writers and contributors! Today, we're introducing our newest team member, columnist Will Careri
REVIEW: Visit a Local Museum for Dataviz Inspiration
In early September, I had a super fun time at a Meetup with the Denver Data Storytellers at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science! The..
Three Questions With… Emily Barone
The Nightingale team is thrilled to introduce our new managing editor, Emily Barone! We’re excited for the new energy, ideas, and experience she is already..
Early Career Corner: Meet Ana Cuza
Welcome to this installment of Early Career Corner, a space to learn from each other’s dataviz journeys and amplify the work of early career practitioners.The..
REVIEW: Questions in Dataviz by Neil Richards
I was excited to read and review Questions in Dataviz by Neil Richards, because I love the idea of data visualization design driven by questions...
A look inside Nightingale Magazine Issue 2!
Nightingale Magazine Issue 2 is now arriving in mailboxes around the world—we’ve already started to see excited posts on social media! (For those that are..
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