From margins to mainstream: the rapid shift in French public opinion
Data visualization, 2015
Numbers cannot explain the Charlie Hebdo tragedy, but they can help provide some of the context and clarity needed to better understand complexity. The figures tell us the story of a France that has changed - and has done so rapidly in a relatively short period of time.
Carbon emissions: past, present and future
Data visualization, 2014
Who stinks the most. As the UN climate talks open in Lima to agree on a draft text for a treaty in Paris next year, here is a timeline of world’s top 20 emitters of carbon dioxide since the dawn of industrialisation.
FIRST WORLD WAR - THE STORY OF A GLOBAL CONFLICT
Ten historians from 10 countries give a brief history of the first world war through a global lens. Using original news reports, interactive maps and rarely-seen footage, including extraordinary scenes of troops crossing Mesopotamia on camels and Italian soldiers fighting high up in the Alps, the half-hour film explores the war and its effects from many different perspectives.
Gaddafi's family and friends: where are they now?
Interactive map, 2012
The Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi was captured and killed by rebels a year ago. Since then many of his relatives and allies have died, been arrested or fled.
The gun ownership and gun homicides murder map of the world
Interactive map, 2012
Where are they? How frequently do they get "active"?
Principles of Biology
Media-supported learning, 2012
A new introductory biology textbook has been published that is affordable, lightweight and never ever goes out of date. Reviewed by The Guardian.
Face to face with Leonardo da Vinci - an interactive guide
As visitors flock to this year's blockbuster show, the National Gallery's Leonardo da Vinci: Painter at the Court of Milan, Guardian art critic Jonathan Jones takes a detailed look at some of the Renaissance master's most admired drawings – from grotesque caricatures to sublime nudes.
Top paid civil servants and quango chiefs: an interactive guide
Data visualization, 2011
The Guardian's Data Blog publishes an interactive graphic that shows the costs of civil servants and quasi-non-governmental officers to the UK. Names, wages, organisations.
SILVIO BERLUSCONI - A LIFE IN PICTURES
The day after the Italian PM vowed to resign, the Guardian publishes this bio in 30 pictures. Links to the major political and economic issues are provided.