Your Better Life Index

OECD released the first part of the Better Life Initiative: your better life index.

Your better life index is a data visualization tool that let you compare countries according to criteria that you choose and which are beyond traditional economic indicators.

The application has been designed by Moritz Stefaner and  RauReif.

Live demo:
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Nuclear Reactors

Voice of America has complied a database of every public record on nuclear facilities from the International Atomic Energy Agency and created a Google Map of the results.

When you zoom in on the map, details of the nuclear facilities are shown in the map sidebar. Voice of America also use the Google Chart API to display histograms of plants built or shut down in any given year, year-by-year power output records from every single facility worldwide and maps showing the power output and number of plants in each country.

via VOANew
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Love and Hate on Twitter

This visualization made of collecting tweets containing the words 'love' and 'hate' for a couple of years. It is a fun project  done by Jeff Clark from Canada, that he finished just in time for Valentine's Day.

Happy Valentine's Day


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