The Best American Infographics 2013
Publication Date: October 8, 2013
Other Editions of This Title: Paperback
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The newest volume—fresh and visually arresting—in the acclaimed Best American series, showcasing the finest examples of data visualization from the past year
GARETH COOK is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, columnist at the Boston Globe, and editor of "Mind Matters," Scientific American’s neuroscience blog.
Modern science infographics can show everything from rising temperatures to population growthï¿½"if you know how to read them. The Best American Infographics 2013 editor Gareth Cook and neuroscientist Stephen Kosslyn explain how to be a savvier infographics reader, and how to spot graphics that mislead. More at NPR.org
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