Atonement

Lu Lobello, a troubled veteran of the war in Iraq, and the Kachadoorian family, three of whom were killed by Lobello’s unit in a chaotic Baghdad firefight. Lobello was a Lance Corporal in the Marines; during the invasion of Baghdad, his unit was engaged in a furious gun battle with Iraqi forces in an intersection on Baladiyat street. Three cars containing nine members of the … Continue reading Atonement

Olympic Medals Visualisation

Microsoft Excel enthusiasts often recreate existing visualisations which were made using other softwares. Here is one such example from Chandoo.org where he recreates the highly interactive NYT post on Olympic medals. In this video below, he explains how he accomplished this feat in Excel. The Guardian has a Data blog and they have done their version of Olympics data visualisation. Continue reading Olympic Medals Visualisation