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The Stock Market’s On-Again, Off-Again Relationship With Trump - The New York Times
Investors did not know what to expect from a Trump presidency. Would they get a traditional pro-business Republican who promised tax cuts, or an unpredictable populist who would disrupt trade? So far, they’ve gotten both in President Trump, who sees the stock market as a barometer of his success. Stocks are up 25 percent in the two years since his election, but it has not always been a smooth ride.
scrollytelling  datavis  finance  timeline 
yesterday by alykat
Expected Voter Turnout 2018 Midterms: Here’s Who Votes in America
Overall, the U.S. is rapidly becoming more diverse, with the country projected to become majority non-white by 2045. Still, the 2014 midterm electorate was nearly 76 percent white and about 17 years older than the median of the U.S. population. Here’s how that happens.
datavis  scrollytelling  animation  squarepie  voting  elections  election14 
11 weeks ago by alykat
Hurricane Maria was a partly manmade disaster. Hundreds of families told us what really happened
Investigation by Quartz, Puerto Rico's Center for Investigative Journalism and the Associated Press
datavis  scrollytelling  hurricane  puertorico  storytelling 
september 2018 by alykat
An Introduction to Scrollama.js
Scrollama is a modern and lightweight JavaScript library for scrollytelling using IntersectionObserver in favor of scroll events. Using IntersectionObserver abstracts element-in-view detection and removes the need to monitor scroll events, which contribute towards a sluggish experience. It offers three main features:
javascript  scrollytelling  webdev 
september 2018 by alykat
A visual introduction to machine learning
In machine learning, computers apply statistical learning techniques to automatically identify patterns in data. These techniques can be used to make highly accurate predictions. Keep scrolling. Using a data set about homes, we will create a machine learning model to distinguish homes in New York from homes in San Francisco.
datavis  analysis  scrollytelling 
july 2017 by alykat
110 N.F.L Brains | The New York Times
A neuropathologist has examined the brains of 111 N.F.L. players — and 110 were found to have C.T.E., the degenerative disease linked to repeated blows to the head.
interactive  health  football  science  parallax  scrollytelling  datavis 
july 2017 by alykat
Donald Trump Jr. Russia meeting - Washington Post
Shortly after the 2016 election, the Trump campaign insisted none of its officials had interacted with Russians during the campaign. Over time, they have released more and more information about contacts, including a series of misleading statements about a meeting with a Russian lawyer on June 9, 2016. Scroll through to see how the story developed.
scrollytelling  donaldtrump  timeline  interactive  politics  russia 
july 2017 by alykat
The Platinum Patients - The Atlantic
Each year, 1 in every 20 Americans racks up just as much in medical bills as another 19 combined. This critical five percent of the U.S. population is key to solving the nation's health care spending crisis.
healthcare  storytelling  scrollytelling  datavis 
july 2017 by alykat
Coming to America: How U.S. Immigration Changed Over Time -
U.S. immigration policy is shifting under the Trump administration. Here's how policy has affected the makeup of the country since 1820.
datavis  scrollytelling  immigration  history 
april 2017 by alykat
Boomtown, Flood Town
Climate change will bring more frequent and fierce rainstorms to cities like Houston. But unchecked development remains a priority in the famously un-zoned city, creating short-term economic gains for some while increasing flood risks for everyone.
newsapp  scrollytelling  maps  datavis  environment  houston  climate  weather  hurricane  harvey 
december 2016 by alykat
Fuglefjellet - Special | NRK
"The small island in the ocean is the summer holiday resort of 70,000 noisy guests. They come here every year with one goal — to check, nesting and hatching." Nicely-done scrollytelling experience. (Also: PUFFIN CAM)
scrollytelling  animation  birds  nature  puffins  video  norway 
june 2016 by alykat
Scaling Mt. Everest: A scroll up the icy path - Washington Post
Hundreds of climbers are gathering in Nepal to begin a months-long odyssey up the world’s highest mountain in hopes of spending a few extraordinary moments on its peak. Scroll along the icy path to see what climbers will experience on Everest's South Col, the most popular route up the mountain.
infographic  interactive  audio  scale  scrollytelling 
april 2015 by alykat
Russia’s Endgame in Ukraine -
Takes on a more swipey, card-based interface on mobile.
ukraine  russia  war  military  history  maps  interactive  rwd  scrollytelling 
march 2015 by alykat

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