Saturday, August 23, 2008

Blown to bits

Slideshow in Slate about Information Visualization.

The points in the image below represent every possible nine-letter combination of the DNA letters A, T, C, and G. The arcs represent sequences in the fruit fly, mouse, and human.

The chessboard represents a chess program actually working out its next move. I tried the original program and it is amazing to view.

And this masterpiece of abstract art represents US population data by county in the years 1790-2000

HT: Andrew

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