Million Monkeys Visualization

Million Monkeys Visualization

At last weekend’s Hack4Reno, I created a new visualization of the Million Monkeys’ data.  It allows you to choose your favorite work of Shakespeare and find out how a particular character was found.  You simply place or hover the mouse over a character and...
A Few More Million Amazonian Monkeys

A Few More Million Amazonian Monkeys

Update 5: The monkeys recreated every work of Shakespeare and went viral. See the project project postmortem for my thoughts on going viral and what I learned during the project. Update 6: I created a new visualization of the monkeys’ data. Update 4: The monkeys...
A Million Amazonian Monkeys

A Million Amazonian Monkeys

One of my favorite Simpsons episodes has a scene where Mr. Burns brings Homer to his mansion (YouTube Video). One of his rooms has a thousand monkeys at a thousand typewriters. One of the monkeys writes a slightly incorrect line from Charles Dickens ‘It was the...