Visualizations & InfoGraphics
5 Great infographic Creation Tools for Teachers Creating infographics is a skill much needed in the 21st century classroom. They can serve a wide variety of learning objectives and they are not really hard to make. They are very useful in the sense that they can be used for illustrative purposes. For instance, teachers can use graphs, diagrams , and colorful templates to present information in such a way that catches students attention.
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If Twitter Consisted of 100 People [Gorgeous Graphics]
Data as Art: 10 Striking Science Maps | Wired Science The computer age triggered a seemingly endless stream of scientific data, but such incoming mountains of information come at a cost. The more data you amass, the tougher it is to comprehend what you're dealing with. In a push for better perspective, a group of information scientists in 2005 created a decade-long competitive art exhibit called Places & Spaces: Mapping Science .
Gallery: 10 Stunning Science Visualizations | Wired Science All too often, the beauty of scientific knowledge gets trapped in monochrome graphs and jarring acronyms.
Slate Labs - Experiments in Multimedia Journalism
The art of data visualization