I’ve been getting really obsessed with data visualization lately. I’m a geek-at-heart, but totally terrified by math. What I like about data viz is how is uses UI design to remove some of the accessibility issues I have when working with data.
The thecolorof.com is one of the more poetic examples of how we can use data and algorithms to visually understand the complexities of the world around us. In the words of Bret Victor “The power to understand and predict the quantities of the world should not be restricted to those with a freakish knack for manipulating abstract symbols.”