Nicolas Cage’s Film Career Visualised

Greatest actor of our time, or just in it for the pay cheque? The interactive visualisation below explores the relationship between the critic scores and box office performance of all the films Nicolas Cage has appeared in throughout his career.  

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A data scientist’s job hunt visualised

Sankey diagrams show the flow through a system, where the width of the bands is proportional to the flow quantity. The diagrams are named after Captain Matthew Henry Phineas Riall Sankey. In 1898, Sankey created a diagram showing the energy efficiency of a steam engine. The widths of the bands showed the gas, electric and coal energy flowing through …

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A song of nodes and edges – Network analysis in Game of Thrones

To demonstrate the concept of network analysis, I built an interactive, force-directed graph of character relationships for each of George R.R Martin’s Game of Thrones novels using D3.js and Tableau. The Network of Thrones article by Andrew Beveridge and Jie Shan inspired the work. The source data gathered from the novels can be found on Andrew Beveridge’s …

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