ENTRIES TAGGED "Beautiful Visualization"

The cut-free autopsy

The cut-free autopsy

How data and digital imaging are shaping virtual autopsies -- an excerpt from "Beautiful Visualization."

Postmortem visualization may prove to be a crucial tool in shaping tomorrow’s healthcare. In this excerpt from Beautiful Visualization, Anders Persson of Link√∂ping University explains how digital imaging allows medical practitioners to conduct virtual autopsies without invasive instruments.

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Redesigning the New York City subway map

Redesigning the New York City subway map

The long and complicated path that led to Eddie Jabbour's KickMap.

The field of data visualization is much broader than most people conceive of it, and exploring this breadth was one of our primary goals in compiling the projects described in Beautiful Visualization. In the following excerpt, KickMap designer Eddie Jabbour explains the complexity he faced and the trade-offs he made while reinventing one of the most iconic maps in the world.

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