“This was an exercise in educating readers how to measure unique words to a data set–stats can be fun!,” Daniels tells Co.Design by email. “The focus was really on words unique to specific artists, as I felt like that would be an interesting rabbit hole for any fan.” … [Read more...] about Visualizing What Makes Rap Lyrics So Unique
The propellers are also pushing rather than pulling. In Doucet’s research, he found different schools of thought about propeller placement, but he says that propellers that push optimize fuel efficiency, while those that pull optimize speed (both by very small margins). He also admits that this decision was partly about aesthetics. “More importantly, if you saw the props on the front you might glance past it and think it’s another prop plane,” says Doucet. … [Read more...] about Could this gorgeous electric plane be the Tesla of the skies?