Beautiful News book US Edition – out this week

200+ hand-crafted infographics and visualisations, surfacing positive trends, uplifting stats and creative solutions to the world’s problems – in handy, multi-coloured book form.

The book is also full of fresh new infographic primers and visualisations which delve deeper into certain key topics. These are designed to better arm you with context and understanding when doom-scrolling headlines and news stories about climate, or clean energies, or the plastics crisis – or any the major features of the future.

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» 60sec reaction video of author David McCandless seeing the book for the first time

Each with their own unique dataset available online.

Thank you to everyone who poured heart, soul & creativity into making this mega-project happen…

Concept, design & research: David McCandless
Design: Fabio Bergamaschi, Omid Kashan, Hanna Piotrowska, Mike Deal, Anca Mateescu, Emily Klein,
Research & concepting: Stephanie Starling, Duncan Geere
Additional research: Keshia Naurana-Badalge, Emily Blandford, Rhodri Marsden
Art direction: Kathryn Ruch
Code: Omid Kashan, Tom Evans, Paul Barton
Back end & business: Iram Quraishi, Ruth Jobey
With contributions from: Carrie Moore, James Round, Gareth Butterworth
Team William Collins / HarperCollins: Myles Archibald (Publishing Director UK), Marta Schooler (Publishing Director USA), Chris Wright (Production), Mark Bolland (Copy Editor), Hazel Eriksson (Managing Editor)
Special thank you to Sebastian Majewski for sharing the vision!