Work

These are some of the editorial projects that I've contributed to since I started working at The Pudding. Links to the work, my contributions, and screenshots are all included.

Baking the Most Average Chocolate Chip Cookie

By Elle O'Brien and Amber Thomas

May 10, 2018

Cookie recipes written by computers. What could go wrong?

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A Tale of Two Cities

By Ilia Blinderman and Amber Thomas

March 21, 2018

Using data and our own experiences to write love letters to the cities we call home.

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Greetings from Mars

By Amber Thomas

February 1, 2018

Exploring today's weather on Mars and in your area with the Curiosity Rover.

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10 Things Everyone Hates About You

By Amber Thomas and Russell Goldenberg

December 4, 2017

Exploring over 30 million feelings towards 3,000+ topics

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How far is too far?

By Russell Goldenberg, Amber Thomas, and Caitlyn Ralph

September 8, 2017

An analysis of driving times to abortion clinics in the US

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She Giggles, He Gallops

By Julia Silge + Russell Goldenberg, Amber Thomas, and Hannah Anderson

August 22, 2017

Analyzing gender tropes in film with screen direction from 2,000 scripts.

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Table for One

By Henrik Lindberg + Amber Thomas

July 27, 2017

An exploration of the dining habits and companions of Americans.

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Free Willy and Flipper by the Numbers

By Amber Thomas

July 6, 2017

The past, present, and future of captive whales and dolphins according to data and pop culture.

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The Timing of Baby Making

By Amber Thomas

May 24, 2017

Are more babies born after storms? Or superbowl wins? We investigate the data on timing and geography of births in the US.

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