Visualization (computer graphics)
Visualization or visualisation (see spelling differences) is any technique for creating images, diagrams, or animations to communicate a message. Visualization through visual imagery has been an effec...
What's The Real Size Of Africa? How Western States Used Maps To Downplay Size Of Continent
The real size of Africa is much bigger than you think. The size of the continent on world maps has been downplayed in comparison to other parts of the world for hundreds of years.
How to Grow Grapes at Home
Planting your own grape vine can be a fun undertaking and yield delicious rewards! Many local nurseries sell varieties such as red Flame Seedless or Crimson Seedless, green Thompson seedless or black ...
BBC News - Goce gravity map traces ocean circulation
Scientists have produced what they say is the most accurate space view yet of global ocean currents and the speed at which they move. The information has been drawn from a range of satellites, but in ...
Aerial Data Visualisation Reveals Life In The United States
PBS is exploring the hidden patterns and rhythms that make America work. They are taking this data and visualizing it in a series being called, "America Revealed" ...
World History Timeline
History, map and timeline of the World, in 3500 BC the civilization of Mesopotamia has appeared,, and that of Ancient Egypt is emerging in the Nile Valley
Spectacular visualization of flight patterns
Visualization of flight pattern data from the FAA for the United States (and most of North America) over a 24 hours period
The 16 Best Science Visualizations
Toxic barbs on a cucumber’s skin, nanoscopic flakes of metal and a mouse’s technicolor eyeball are just a few of 2011's best science visualizations.
Cartography
1n 1929, a map was found on a dusty shelf in a library in Constantinople. This Pire Reis Map shows features of the earth that nobody in 1513 should have bee...
Scientific modelling
Scientific modelling is a scientific activity, the aim of which is to make a particular part or feature of the world easier to understand, define, quantify, visualize, or simulate by referencing it to...
Scientific visualization
Scientific visualization (also spelled scientific visualisation) is an interdisciplinary branch of science. According to Friendly (2008), it is "primarily concerned with the visualization of three-dim...
Information visualization
Information visualization or information visualisation is the study of (interactive) visual representations of abstract data to reinforce human cognition. The abstract data include both numerical and ...
Visual communication
Visual communication is communication through a visual aid and is described as the conveyance of ideas and information in forms that can be read or looked upon. Visual communication in part or whole r...
Visual analytics
Visual analytics is an outgrowth of the fields of information visualization and scientific visualization that focuses on analytical reasoning facilitated by interactive visual interfaces.
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Chart
A chart is a graphical representation of data, in which "the data is represented by symbols, such as bars in a bar chart, lines in a line chart, or slices in a pie chart". A chart can represent tabula...
Graph drawing
Graph drawing is an area of mathematics and computer science combining methods from geometric graph theory and information visualization to derive two-dimensional depictions of graphs arising from app...
EUREF Permanent Network
EUREF Permanent Network (EPN) is a European Network of more than 200 continuously operating GNSS reference stations with precisely known coordinates referenced to the ETRS89. EPN is the key instrument...
What's The Real Size Of Africa? How Western States Used Maps To Downplay Size Of Continent
The real size of Africa is much bigger than you think. The size of the continent on world maps has been downplayed in comparison to other parts of the world for hundreds of years.
List of graphing software
This is a list of software to create any kind of information graphics:
Vector graphics software can be used for manual graphing or for editing the output of another program. Please see: