mother nature network put together this cool info graphic about what each of the 50 states is best at and what they are worst at…
the ‘good’ covers everything from most organic lentils to best paid coal miners to cleanest teeth
the ‘bad’ includes fewest librarians per capita, most smog, and most avalanche deaths
click the image below to see the full version of both maps:
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and then for fun, there’s also the shame state map:
interactive chart shows how average income changes and who wins…
World’s worst carbon polluters by nation, and per capita.
The big carbon folks like China and the USA don’t look so bad when you realize how many people live there. Gibraltar on the other hand …
(click image for bigger image/original article)
thank you, visual economics, for putting this all into perspective …
for example, as part of the total cost spent on the oil spill (as of june 2010 … yes, slightly out dated), BP could have bought:
among other things. Remember, this isn’t a Choose A or Choose B type scenario, BP could have bought ALL of the things listed, arriving at a grand total spill budget of
In 4 minutes of brilliantly visualized interactive infographics, Hans Rosling shows the change in population, lifespan, and income of 200 countries over the last 200 years.
Cool infographic breaking down the demographics of people participating online