Using Nvivo, a text-analysis software, DASIL compared Clinton and Trump’s convention speeches to demonstrate the stark contrast between the two presidential candidates. The previous post… Read More »2016 RNC vs. DNC Convention: Night and Day
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After the Republican and Democratic Conventions in July, the 2016 U.S. presidential race is on between Democrat Hillary Clinton, who is making history as the… Read More »2016 U.S. Presidential Race: Do Convention Speeches Predict the Winner?
This year, DASIL welcomes a new member of our staff, Yujing Cao, who will be serving as the new data scientist. In her position at… Read More »Meet Yujing Cao, DASIL’s new data scientist!
Single, static images of data trends aren’t the most effective way to communicate the ways the different elements of an equation or formula contribute to… Read More »Visualizing the Production Function and Cost Curves
Oftentimes the best way to learn about how to do something right is by learning what not to do, especially for how to make good data… Read More »The Common Mistakes Made in Creating a Data Visualization