“A comprehensive reference database of dimensioned drawings documenting the standard measurements and sizes of the everyday objects and spaces that make up our world.” Via SwissMiss
“The Cost of Care” from National Geographic Magazine. Canada’s costs are above “average”, but we seem to be doing pretty well. The U.S. spends about twice what we do, though. For more on this discrepancy, see Atul Gawande’s “The Cost Conundrum” from earlier this year. (via kottke)
More infographics from GE: “How Will You Die?” Apparently, when it comes to suicide, everyone’s doing it.
“Visualizing empires decline” (Source: https://player.vimeo.com/)
GE creates a download-able visualisation of healthcare costs by condition and age. The cost of getting sick