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William Playfair (1786) Balkendiagramm Exporte und Importe von Schottland von Weihnachten 1780 – Weihnachten 1781

William Playfair (1786) Balkendiagramm Exporte und Importe von Schottland von Weihnachten 1780 – Weihnachten 1781

Love this infographic on London as an Olympic host city. Can't imagine how crazy its going to be in just a few short weeks!

Love this infographic on London as an Olympic host city. Can't imagine how crazy its going to be in just a few short weeks!

1 | What Would Your Portrait Look Like, As A Blueprint? | Co.Design: business + innovation + design

What Would Your Portrait Look Like, As A Blueprint?

“How to pursue the art of living has become the great quandary of our age… The future of the art of living can be found by gazing into the past.”

How Should We Live: History’s Forgotten Wisdom on Love, Time, Family, Empathy, and Other Aspects of the Art of Living

“How to pursue the art of living has become the great quandary of our age… The future of the art of living can be found by gazing into the past.”

Graph fruit length Oenothera lamarkiana by Hugo de Vries, 1891 -- Grafiek vruchtlengte van Oenothera Lamarckiana in 1891.

Graph fruit length Oenothera lamarkiana by Hugo de Vries, 1891 -- Grafiek vruchtlengte van Oenothera Lamarckiana in 1891.

In the 1970's, Francis Anscombe argued that computers should output charts and graphs to help people understand the numbers their new computers were crunching.He created a set of numbers known now as Anscombe’s Quartet. These data sets have identical statistical qualities (mean, variance, correlation, linear regression). Without the visualizations, how could the user notice their distinctive patterns?

12 Great Visualizations That Made History

In the 1970's, Francis Anscombe argued that computers should output charts and graphs to help people understand the numbers their new computers were crunching.He created a set of numbers known now as Anscombe’s Quartet. These data sets have identical statistical qualities (mean, variance, correlation, linear regression). Without the visualizations, how could the user notice their distinctive patterns?

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