FiveThirtyEight posted an article recently comparing the recent Hurrican Harvey to past hurricanes. It goes without saying that the people impacted in Texas got the brunt of the storm and will need our help in the coming months/years to rebuild. Some of the graphics were worth sharing. See the original article at FiveThirtyEight.
Young love and new relationships can be tough sometimes, but to a website like Facebook, it sees your relationship as a data point. Data scientists at Facebook posted a blog outlining statistical evidence of the platform knowing when a relationship is beginning to form. Basically, two individuals will post more on each others walls during the "courtship" period. This spike in posting is followed by a decrease which signifies that the pair is spending more time together. Read more on The Atlantic.