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Plain or Fancy? — Exhibit Broaches Dateless Design Debate

<em>Plain or Fancy?</em> — Exhibit Broaches Dateless Design Debate

There’s long been a stylistic rift between minimalism and decorativeness — apparent in the differences in our ... keep reading

With Data Visualization, the Pulitzer Center Makes Social Issues Visible

With Data Visualization, the Pulitzer Center Makes Social Issues Visible

In the grand scheme of things, the Internet is still a relatively new – and fast-changing – medium for ... keep reading

Simplifying Sports Data to Create More Intuitive, Revealing Visualizations

Simplifying Sports Data to Create More Intuitive, Revealing Visualizations

Visualizing a Football Game from Jeremy Yingling on Vimeo. As a lifelong fan of both sports and data visualizations, in ... keep reading

You Won’t Believe Your Eyes (And You Shouldn’t)

You Won’t Believe Your Eyes (And You Shouldn’t)

Our eyes are the main information input for most of us. They send immense amounts of data streaming into our brains all ... keep reading

Visualizing NYC’s MapPLUTO Database

Visualizing NYC’s MapPLUTO Database

It’s no secret that we’re in the era of big data – our world can be endlessly quantified, measured, and ... keep reading

Subtleties of Color: Different Data, Different Colors

Subtleties of Color: Different Data, Different Colors

About a year ago, we published a blog post framed as a letter to NASA, asking them to stop using rainbow color scales. ... keep reading

Visualizing Sports Participation: A Look Behind the Scenes

Visualizing Sports Participation: A Look Behind the Scenes

infogr8, a Visually Certified design firm based in London, just released Sports Participation by the Numbers, a new ... keep reading

6 Just for Fun Summer Line Charts

6 Just for Fun Summer Line Charts

We took a summer siesta from writing about art to create some, ahem, art of our own: summer line chart art! These ... keep reading

Timelord Timelines And Other Doctor Who Infographics

Timelord Timelines And Other Doctor Who Infographics

The popular British TV series Doctor Who just announced the actor who will play the 12th Doctor: Peter Capaldi. To mark ... keep reading

Subtleties of Color: The “Perfect” Palette

Subtleties of Color: The “Perfect” Palette

About a year ago, we published a blog post framed as a letter to NASA, asking them to stop using rainbow color scales. ... keep reading