The last few months I've indulged in a deep dive in my own genetic data, provided to me by 23AndMe. Starting from basically no knowledge about biology or genetics, I've learned a huge amount about my genome and about genetics in general.
A visualization of the Song of Ice and Fire (Game of Thrones) books and which characters drive the story.
OK, Cory Doctorow, let's see if this works.
I've recently written a chapter on storytelling and information visualization for O'Reilly media to publish in the book Beautiful Visualization.
And you can read it for free.