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Periodic table distorted by how abundant each element is on earth. The above is from 1970, so we’ve gotten a little more precise since then. Here are a few other versions: ew: One theory is the it’s because it takes a while to absorb the knowledge of your predecessors. Scientists spend ages 5 through 18 in school, and then ages 18 through 30ish getting their academic degrees.

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Best of the visualization web At the end of each month I pull together a collection of links to some of the most relevant, interesting or thought-provoking web content I've come across during the previous month. Here's the latest collection from January 2018. Visualisations & Infographics Includes static and interactive visualisation examples, infographics and galleries/collections of relevant imagery.

InfoGraphic Designs: Overview, Examples and Best Practices Information graphics or infographics are visual representations of information, data or knowledge. These graphics are used where complex information needs to be explained quickly and clearly, such as in signs, maps, journalism, technical writing, and education. They are also used extensively as tools by computer scientists, mathematicians, and statisticians to ease the process of developing and communicating conceptual information.

webcomic, page 196 14 October. 2014 Language trees for the language lovers! I've gathered pretty much all the data for this from ethnologue.com, which is an awesome well of information about language families. And if anyone finds some important language missing let me know! (Naturally most tiny languages didn't make it on the graph, aww. Tools on Datavisualization A Carefully Selected List of Recommended Tools 07 May 2012 Tools Flash, JavaScript, Processing, R When I meet with people and talk about our work, I get asked a lot what technology we use to create interactive and dynamic data visualizations. To help you get started, we have put together a selection of the tools we use the most and that we enjoy working with. Read more

Junk Charts This post is part 2 of an appreciation of the chart project by Google Newslab, advised by Alberto Cairo, on the gender and racial diversity of the newsroom. Part 1 can be read here. In the previous discussion, I left out the following scatter bubble plot. This plot is available in two versions, one for gender and one for race. The key question being asked is whether the leadership in the newsroom is more or less diverse than the rest of the staff. 30 Simple Tools For Data Visualization There have never been more technologies available to collect, examine, and render data. Here are 30 different notable pieces of data visualization software good for any designer's repertoire. They're not just powerful; they're easy to use. In fact, most of these tools feature simple, point-and-click interfaces, and don’t require that you possess any particular coding knowledge or invest in any significant training. Let the software do the hard work for you.

The 25 Best Data Visualizations of 2018 Making information beautiful is an art form. Here at Visme, we are huge fans of what data artists are constantly creating. From data journalism to data art and data science in between. A Tour through the Visualisation Zoo Related Content Visualizing System Latency Heat maps are a unique and powerful way to visualize latency data. Explaining the results, however, is an ongoing challenge. Visual Business Intelligence We typically think of quantitative scales as linear, with equal quantities from one labeled value to the next. For example, a quantitative scale ranging from 0 to 1000 might be subdivided into equal intervals of 100 each. Linear scales seem natural to us. If we took a car trip of 1000 miles, we might imagine that distance as subdivided into ten 100 mile segments. It isn’t likely that we would imagine it subdivided into four logarithmic segments consisting of 1, 9, 90, and 900 mile intervals.

Barnstable County Septic System Database: Posts There are many ways to visualize data, from line charts to histograms and pie charts. Visualizing effluent sampling data for I/A systems is cumbersome in most of these formats, as the data sets are typically very large. Box-whisker diagrams present a nice solution by providing in a way that is compact and easy to analyse. What are Box-Whisker Diagrams?

TimeViz Browser Imrich, P.; Mueller, K.; Imre, D.; Zelenyuk, D. & Zhu, W.: Interactive Poster: 3D ThemeRiver. Poster Compendium of IEEE Symposium on Information Visualization (InfoVis), IEEE Computer Society, 2003. Imrich, P.; Mueller, K.; Imre, D.; Zelenyuk, D. & Zhu, W. (2003), © 2003 IEEE. Used with permission. Image courtesy of Ben Fry, MIT Media Laboratory, Aesthetics + Computation Group, © 1999-2005. Anemone by Fry, B. (2000) is a technique related to the visualization of structured information.

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