- The Washington Post has a nicely-explained, simple example of an interactive parallel-coordinates plot. For variables with a natural ordering this often lets you display high-dimensional data on a flat screen .
- Harvard Business Review: A data scientist’s real job is storytelling (don’t actually agree)
- “In defense of bad maps” (ie most of those on the internets)
Thomas Lumley (@tslumley) is Professor of Biostatistics at the University of Auckland. His research interests include semiparametric models, survey sampling, statistical computing, foundations of statistics, and whatever methodological problems his medical collaborators come up with. He also blogs at Biased and Inefficient See all posts by Thomas Lumley »