Posts Tagged ‘9/11’

Visualizing the Cost of 9/11: $3.3 Trillion

It’s about that time again, the annual anniversary of the attacks on the Twin Towers & the Pentagon.  As part of their coverage, the New York Times has an interactive visualization of the many aspects of the financial impact, showing data varying from physical damage to war funding and homeland security budgets. Al Qaeda spent […]

9/11 Pager Data Visualization

This week, Wikileaks published a large dataset of intercepted pager messages from the 9/11 World Trade Center tragedy including messages between individuals and emergency services.  Jeff Clark took the data and analyzed various phrases for important and shares the results. The archive is a completely objective record of the defining moment of our time. We […]