Which planet is closest to Earth?
The BBC’s Sky at Night programme said our nearest neighbour is Mars but one viewer disagreed. Was he right? Let’s find the answer using Python and R
The rise and fall in support for British political parties
How the distribution of the popular vote has been shared between Britain’s main political parties since the 1950s
From village to city: the evolution of Reykjavík
Using open data to track 140 years of growth in Iceland’s capital city
How Antonin Scalia compared with other Supreme Court justices
Charting the swing vote in the US Supreme Court, and finding a flaw in the New York Times while we’re at it
The story of 2015’s Kexreið
Sixty riders jostle for position in a 30km criterium around Reykjavík’s city centre
Who came second in the British general election?
Britain’s voters are more diverse than the election results suggest
- Higher education
The world’s top 100 universities, visualised
See how the world’s best institutions compare