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The Porkchop Plot

The plot that started it all. It’s a meat-based rocket logistics visualization. Here’s a nice summary from NASA JPL. ht to Caley Burke for sharing some wisdom.

Down with the pie: a subtle argument for bacon

Bacon plot
This lovely ditty comes from the killer data vis blog from Darkhorse Analytics, written by Joey Cherdarchuk. While the author is Canadian, the bacon is strikingly linear.

Contribute a meatplot

Do you have a plot from your own awesome science that resembles bacon, fat back, or ribs? Maybe a feature request? Drop a line and I’ll post it here.

What is this new mpl?

I’m still trying to figure that out. It began with learning about porkchop plots from a talk given by NASA’s Caley Burke in early 2018. Tomorrow is anyone’s guess.