Discovering Statistics and Data, Third Edition

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From the Book

Formulas and Statistical Tables – The fold-out summary sheet from the Discovering Statistics and Data textbook.

Statistical Tables – Statistical tables used in the Discovering Statistics and Data textbook and software.

Data Visualization's "Greatest Hits"

Gapminder

Gapminder

Gapminder produces free teaching resources making the world understandable based on reliable statistics.

Google Trends

Google Trends

The Google News Lab works with the best designers around the world to tell stories with data — and make the results open source.

Gallery of Data Visualization

Gallery of Data Visualization

The Best and Worst of Statistical Graphics.

Data Viz Project

Data Viz Project

A website trying to present all relevant data visualizations, so you can find the right visualization and get inspired how to make them.

Our World in Data

Our World in Data

Our World in Data is an online publication that shows how living conditions are changing.

amCharts

amCharts

A go-to library for data visualization when you need a simple yet powerful and flexible drop-in data visualization solution.

Tableau Public

Tableau Public

Stunning data visualization examples from across the web created with Tableau Public.

The Art of Data Visualization

The Art of Data Visualization

This video displays interesting data driven art and information

Dash Gallery

Dash Gallery

Dash is ideal for building data visualization apps with highly custom user interfaces in pure Python.

United States Census Bureau

United States Census Bureau

A weekly exploration of Census data.

National Center for Health Statistics

National Center for Health Statistics

Data Visualization Gallery.

Data-Driven Documents

Data-Driven Documents

A JavaScript library for manipulating documents based on data.

R Graph Gallery

R Graph Gallery

Hundreds of distinctive graphics made with the R programming language, always with the reproducible code snippet.

Storytelling with Data

Storytelling with Data

Storytelling with Data gallery of featured blog posts.

RStudio

RStudio

Shiny User Showcase, designed for fully interactive visualization using JavaScript libraries like d3, Leaflet, and Google Charts.

seaborn Example Gallery

seaborn Example Gallery

A Python visualization library based on matplotlib. It provides a high-level interface for drawing attractive statistical graphics.

ZoomCharts

ZoomCharts

ZoomCharts is the world’s most interactive cross-platform HTML5 charts library for creating interactive visual data discovery interfaces.

USU Statlets

USU Statlets

Java Applets for Statistical Analysis and Graphics

Visualizing Urban Data Idealab

Visualizing Urban Data Idealab

Visual ways to clarify urban data.

target="_blank"> Periodic Table of Visualization Methods

Periodic Table of Visualization Methods

A collection of methods of visual representation presented as a periodic table of the elements

Stats + Stories Podcast

Stats + Stories Podcast

Episode 43: Why Don't People Like My Graphs?

Makeover Monday

Makeover Monday

Makeover Monday offers inspiration and a giant dose of perspective for those who communicate data

What's Going On in This Graph?

What's Going On in This Graph?

Graphs, maps and charts from The Times and an invitation to students to discuss them live.

The top 10 datasets of 2018

The top 10 datasets of 2018

The data.world team's top 10 notable or interesting open datasets for the year 2018.

United States Census Interactive Gallery

United States Census Interactive Gallery

Data Visualization and Infographics bring Census Bureau data to life with interactive tools.

Flourish

How to make “bar chart race” visualisations without coding

Animated bar charts are taking social media by storm. You can now make one in seconds by uploading a spreadsheet to Flourish.

Data in the News

What is the Pizza Capital of the US?

What is the Pizza Capital of the US?

Ranked cities and counties based on their most popular cuisine.

What Music Do Americans Love the Most? 50 Detailed Fan Maps

What Music Do Americans Love the Most? 50 Detailed Fan Maps

A complete set of fan maps of music fandom and culture in the United States, listed in order of YouTube views.

Every McDonald's in the US

Every McDonald's in the US

Google Image search featuring maps displaying every McDonald's restaurant in the United States.

Where Irish Eyes are Smiling

Where Irish Eyes are Smiling

Irish ancestry as a percentage of each state's population.

Why are countries creating public random number generators?

Why are countries creating public random number generators?

A Science Magazine article investigating countries that are set to unveil public random number generators, or beacons.

Visualizing the Hidden ‘Logic’ of Cities

Visualizing the Hidden ‘Logic’ of Cities

Some cities’ roads follow regimented grids. Others twist and turn. See it all on one chart.

Here's How America Uses Its Land

Here's How America Uses Its Land

The 48 contiguous states alone are a 1.9 billion-acre jigsaw puzzle of cities, farms, forests and pastures that Americans use to feed themselves, power their economy and extract value for business and pleasure.

Top Cornell food researcher and p-hacking

Top Cornell food researcher and p-hacking

Well known researcher Brian Wansink accused of p-value hacking and has had 13 studies retracted.

TScientists rise up against statistical significance

Scientists rise up against statistical significance

From Nature, March 2019. Valentin Amrhein, Sander Greenland, Blake McShane and more than 800 signatories call for an end to hyped claims and the dismissal of possibly crucial effects.

99% Invisible Episode 226: On Average

99% Invisible Episode 226: On Average

In many ways, the built world was not designed for you. It was designed for the average person.

Measuring Humidity in Condensing Environments

Measuring Humidity in Condensing Environments

In Chapter 1 we discuss sensor data. This article highlights points out an example of a practical challenge in obtaining accurate readings via sensors.

Measuring Humidity in Condensing Environments

United States Census Stats for Stories

Profile America's Stats for Stories provides links to timely story ideas highlighting the Census Bureau's newsworthy statistics that relate to current events, observances, holidays, and anniversaries.

Useful Videos