1. chartsnthings: Sketches from One Race, Every Medalist Ever


    One of our most recognizable Olympics graphics is probably “One Race, every Medalist Ever,” a 3D rendering and video that imagines what a race of every athlete ever to medal in the men’s 100-meter sprint might look like.

    I’d love to take credit for the idea, but it’s not new. The first time I…

    Always amazing.  I kinda wish our desks were bunked so I was even closer to the thinking behind these great explainers.  ”Seriously.”