Gapminder video The Storm video Home Finder video
TextArc Google Maps Viz4All TableLens
Interactive stacked histograms US Digital History
Pad++ Presentation Tool EZChooser
Cell Phone Finder Blue Nile Diamond Search
Smart Money's Map of the Market Marumushi NewsMap
SpaceTree TreeJuxtaposer Walrus
SunBurst Animated radial graphs Vizster
Green Plant Hyberbolic StarTree
Create an eco-visualization based on a set of impact data. An actual contest (Deadline December 8) where your course project could be a submission. Also includes some datasets of potential use, whether or not you actually enter the contest. Details at
the Eco-Vis Challenge
Anonymized Netflix data consisting of over 100 million movie ratings over 7 years with rating date, film date and title, available to those who register for the Netflix Prize.
Incidents of colorblindness by country (html table).
Baseball statistics (downloadable)
Tennis records (most titles, most wins, etc) HTML table
Databases for various sports. Some tables, some downloadable
Lots of different datasets. Easy to understand are PDF tables (cut and paste into notepad). Tab separated text data includes levels of indirection to region and station numbers. Realistic, but more complex.
Links to weather data, including data from UW campus
Another central site for weather data
Summary pages, with summary information in tables. Full sources may be too big http://www.census.gov/census2000/states/wa.html
National Park Service data
Many resources, both GIS and things like “carnivor survey
Clearinghouse for international data of various sorts (climate, population, currency, etc.)
Airline on-time, fuel efficiency, types. Bad visualizations on the home page
Various tables and graphs.
Seattle crime statistics