Category: Storytelling

Review – Part 3: MOOC, “Data Exploration and Storytelling: Finding Stories in Data with Exploratory Analysis and Visualization”

Readers: Recently I participated in the MOOC, Data Exploration and Storytelling: Finding Stories in Data with Exploratory Analysis and Visualization which was taught by Alberto Cairo and Heather Krause. This course was a MOOC-style course from the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at The University of Texas – Austin. I have previously attend two […]

Review – Part 2: MOOC, “Data Exploration and Storytelling: Finding Stories in Data with Exploratory Analysis and Visualization”

Readers: Recently I participated in the MOOC, Data Exploration and Storytelling: Finding Stories in Data with Exploratory Analysis and Visualization which was taught by Alberto Cairo and Heather Krause. This course was a MOOC-style course from the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at The University of Texas – Austin. I have previously attend two […]

Review – Part 1: MOOC, “Data Exploration and Storytelling: Finding Stories in Data with Exploratory Analysis and Visualization”

Readers: Recently I participated in the MOOC, Data Exploration and Storytelling: Finding Stories in Data with Exploratory Analysis and Visualization which was taught by Alberto Cairo and Heather Krause. This course was a MOOC-style course from the Knight Center for Journalism in the Americas at The University of Texas […]

Infographic: Beekeeping in Oman (Antonio Farach)

Antonio Farach (photo, right) is the Infographic Editor at Muscat Media Group, publisher of Times of Oman and Al Shabiba. He was commissioned to produce an infographic about the traditional beekeeping in Oman to be published in a double page format at the newspapers Times of Oman and Al Shabiba (the […]

Storytelling with Data: Our Brains Crave Structure + Love Oddballs

Source: Martha Kang, blogged on datasciencecentral.com, March 5, 2016, Written by Rawi Nanakul & Marnie Morales, http://www.datasciencecentral.com/m/blogpost?id=6448529%3ABlogPost%3A392236 Storytelling with Data We create, interpret, and experience stories every day, whether we realize it or not. Our brains are constantly receiving input and stringing things together in order for us […]