How to tell stories with data

Good post on how to tell stories with data:

via @infosthetics and @FILWD

Paper from Stanford Viz Group (by Edward Segel and Jeffrey Heer) here:

Narrative genres

NYtimes viz

I have a dream

Visual analysis of “I have a dream” speech:

Presentation form

New network visualisation tool from Linkedin Labs

Linkedin network visualisation with InMaps:

Linkedin Labs

Image: Mark Jensens


Beautiful astronomical models

Copernican vs. Tychonian astronomical models:, via @tableau and @flowingdata