Data gains power through graphics and charts, specialists say
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"What's interesting about data visualization is this whole idea of people learning," said Bol. "You have to learn to see. Once we've learned to read a scatterplot we remember how to read it. Once we've learned how to read a map, we remember how to read it. There had to be a point in history when people didn't know what maps were, and they began to learn."Read more at: http://phys.org/news/2014-03-gains-power-graphics-specialists.html#jCp