How the Great Recession shaped the economy (in 255 charts)

It's amazing to me how these NYTimes graphics editors incorporated a scroll-feature within this interactive so as to not lose the narrative aspect of journalism. Interactive storytelling, if you well. In class, those of us who tend to lean towards more narrative projects (including background information, historical context, etc.) use multiple slides in order to achieve this. Here, it's simplified, embedded, and all on one page.