There are 10^11 stars in the galaxy. That used to be a huge number. But it’s only a hundred billion. It’s less than the national deficit! We used to call them astronomical numbers. Now we should call them economical numbers. Richard Feynman (via scienceisbeauty)

parislemon: This is actually the craziest chart about Apple following their insane earnings today. There is exactly one company on that entire list that is not an oil and gas company. And they’re not that far from the top. 

Creating Data Visualizations for the CBC

I recently started using Processing ( at the CBC to visualize the dependencies of the content areas on projects being built by Media Ops & Technology (MO&T). Roughly speaking, MO&T builds out platform related projects and the content areas leverage the functionality of those projects to build out their sites. The previous post here was a first sketch … Continue reading Creating Data Visualizations for the CBC