Five Thirty Eight

Motor vehicle crashes claim over 30,000 lives per year, with related costs in the hundreds of billions. While we sometimes view that frightening statistic as inevitable, there are reasons to reexamine speed limits and how we set them.
Aug 2, 2015   Five Thirty Eight
A Five Thirty Eight article reveals the data on the ubiquity, and relative lack thereof in certain populations, of the ability to ride a bike.
Apr 21, 2015   Five Thirty Eight
There isn't one way to measure how badly groups of people (like, say, residents of New Jersey) drive, but there is plenty of data available about how driving often goes terribly wrong.
Oct 27, 2014   Five Thirty Eight
Data journalism site FiveThirtyEight wades into the complex world of transit ridership data, looking for insights into which cities make use of robust transit systems, and which still have work to do.
Aug 4, 2014   Five Thirty Eight
The immigration trends in the United States are both changing quickly and a long time in the making, according to new research by the Pew Research Center
Jul 11, 2014   Five Thirty Eight
According to new analysis by Nate Silver, New York City might be more aptly described as the city that sleeps in.
Apr 23, 2014   Five Thirty Eight