Infographic compares CRISPR technology to other GM methods used in crops
This interactive data visualization shows the birth year of every human who has been to space
Interactive data visualization maps predicted wind speeds around the world
Search for answers about Stephen Hawking’s new theorem reveals a Scientific American tradition of illustrating the confounding complexity of black holes
Interactive Climate Graphic Highlights Alarming Trends in Warming U.S. Winters
Two interactive infographics help users visualize today's global refugee crisis and compare it with similar crises in the past
The other day, while waiting at the registration desk for an event entitled “Visualizing Climate Change,” I met a data visualization developer from Bloomberg News.
Although data visualization is often viewed as a fairly straightforward, dispassionate way of presenting facts, anyone who has studied the field knows that data-driven graphics can be hard to decipher, and are often far from impartial...
The history of the leap second reveals a curious pattern of decreasing frequency since its adoption 43 years ago
As someone who works at the intersection of art and science, I have always found it easy to make the case that all artists are scientists. From the moment we pick up a crayon and make our first mark, we are experimenting...