This Week in Infographics #51: So Scandalous

This Week in Infographics #51: So Scandalous

This week we start off by taking a look at plumbing in space. Water conversation is extremely important in space. Why? Probably because to get one gallon of water into space is costs almost $50,000. This first infographic provides some interesting details about plumbing in space.

Next up, we will take a look at hacking the mind. Yes, that’s right, your mind can be hacked, and it’s called social engineering. This infographic provides a deeper look into why and how social engineering works.

Then, we take a look at the lottery’s biggest winning losers. We all dream of winning the lottery, and we all talk about how we would save most of it. Ha, yeah right. Most winners blow through winnings like it’s nothing. This infographic takes a look at the lottery’s biggest winners who lost it all.

Now, we move on to take a look at the psychology of hazing. If you have ever been a member of a fraternity or sorority, you may have been subjected to hazing, and I’m sure it wasn’t fun. Hazing is illegal, but come on now, we all know it still happens. This infographic takes a look at hazing and why it’s here to stay.

Then, we take a look at the U.S. News and World Report (USNWR) Best Colleges Rankings. USNWR Best Colleges Rankings are the most influential college rankings in the world, as well as the most controversial. This infographic visualizes how the rankings work.

Last, but not least, we take a deeper look at some scandalous life-chaning moments from the ABC hit “Scandal.” This last infographic delves deeper into four life-changing moments that rocked several characters in the show.

1. Plumbing in Space

Plumbing In Space

2. Hacking the Mind

Hacking the Mind with Social Engineering

Infographic by Veracode Application Security

3. The Lottery’s Biggest Winning Losers

The Lottery's Biggest Winning Losers

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4. The Psychology of Hazing

The Psychology of Hazing
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4. Best Colleges Ranking

Visualizing the U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges Rankings

Source: The College Consensus

5. Scandal: Dramatic & Life-Changing Moments

ABC’s Scandal

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