How to tell stories with data

Good post on how to tell stories with data: http://bit.ly/e6acEE

via @infosthetics and @FILWD

Paper from Stanford Viz Group (by Edward Segel and Jeffrey Heer) here: http://vis.stanford.edu/papers/narrative

Narrative genres

NYtimes viz

I have a dream

Visual analysis of “I have a dream” speech: http://bit.ly/gdJJ8o

Presentation form

New network visualisation tool from Linkedin Labs

Linkedin network visualisation with InMaps: http://bit.ly/hTuTgr

Linkedin Labs

Image: Mark Jensens

(Source: inmaps.linkedinlabs.com)

Beautiful astronomical models

Copernican vs. Tychonian astronomical models: http://bit.ly/i8oWc1, via @tableau and @flowingdata

(Source: dd.dynamicdiagrams.com)