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11 Infographics About Infographics

11 Infographics About Infographics

People who create infographics do their work partly because they believe infographics are a great way to communicate ... keep reading

The ♥ of the Matter

The ♥ of the Matter

The heart symbol can be written mathematically as a cardioid or as an implicit curve ((x2+y2−1)3−x2y3=0) — ... keep reading

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue: 14 Infographics to Say I Love You

Roses are Red, Violets are Blue: 14 Infographics to Say I Love You

Valentine’s Day has a long history. There were actually several Saint Valentines. The two who are honored on ... keep reading

Making 3D Kosher: Physical Visualizations

Making 3D Kosher: Physical Visualizations

3D visualizations are generally a bad thing. They present a distorted representation of data, and they are hard to ... keep reading

The Darker Side of Pop Art

The Darker Side of Pop Art

Pop art appropriates everyday objects and aesthetics to examine — or embrace, as the case may be — the very culture ... keep reading

Five of the Most Important Infographics of the 19th Century

Five of the Most Important Infographics of the 19th Century

Data visualization is not a new phenomenon. For centuries, artists and historians, educators and scientists have been ... keep reading

Checking in with Art at Indiewalls

Checking in with Art at Indiewalls

It’s been a year since Indiewalls launched to give local artists a way to broaden their sales by hanging their ... keep reading

Contest Winners: The State of Education in Colorado

Contest Winners: The State of Education in Colorado

In December, we announced a visualization competition with Colorado Succeeds. The competition is finally over, and the ... keep reading

Why D3.js is So Great for Data Visualization

Why D3.js is So Great for Data Visualization

When D3 came out in 2011, it became clear pretty quickly that it was going to be a powerful tool for creating data ... keep reading

The Power of Cartoon Faces: Telling Complex Stories Simply

The Power of Cartoon Faces: Telling Complex Stories Simply

Cartoon faces are everywhere, and they’re more powerful than we might realize. In studies of empathy, scientists ... keep reading