infographics

The Best Spots On A Plane To Avoid Catching A Cold

If you’re flying, you might be concerned about catching something from your fellow passengers. Planes do have plenty of germ hot spots, but you can protect yourself with some basic health tactics.


This Graphic Shows The Flavour Foundations Of Delicious Ethnic Dishes

Garlic, onions, celery and carrots — aromatics like these build a flavour foundation for everything from sauces to sautes. Cook Smarts offers this helpful guide to aromatics and how to combine them for dishes from different cuisines.


Keep This Python Cheat Sheet On Hand When Learning To Code

Python is one of the best programming languages to learn. As you get started, this one-page reference sheet of variables, methods and formatting options could come in handy.


This Infographic Shows How Alcohol Contributes To Weight Gain

We already know that drinking alcohol adds calories and affects our metabolism, but the extent that alcohol contributes to weight gain is pretty (ahem) sobering.


This Infographic Suggests Good-Looking Fonts To Replace Dull, Overused Ones

Everyone knows not to use Comic Sans, but it’s not the only played-out, overused font found all over the web. This graphic offers some great alternatives for some of the web’s most popular fonts and typefaces so you can give your website, document or presentation a fresh look.


This Chart Helps You Choose The Best Sunglasses For Your Face Shape

Different sunglasses look better on different faces. Sure, you could try them all out until you find one that works, but if you need a little help, here’s an infographic that will help narrow it down for you.


This Diagram Shows How Restaurant Menus Play Tricks On Your Mind

You may be pledging to eat healthier, but chances are that restaurant down the street has different plans. Restaurants know exactly how to trick your mind into eating the items that make them the most money, rather than the item you may actually want.


This Graphic Shows How To Pair Ingredients For More Flavourful Salads

Tired of the same old boring salads? While there are nearly endless ingredient combinations you can try, this graphic suggests tried-and-true flavour pairings that balance primary tastes.


Consumer Drives Might Be More Reliable Than Enterprise Hard Drives

Online backup service Backblaze uses the same hard drives most of us use to store our data — which means it has almost 35,000 consumer drives housing our data. Its latest report claims that consumer hard drives are actually slightly more reliable than expensive “enterprise” style drives.


This Graphic Shows You How To Hang Pictures On Any Surface

Pictures can really brighten up a dull wall, but hanging them can be a challenge. It’s more than making sure the picture isn’t crooked, though. This graphic shows you how to hang anything on different types of walls.