|Description||Video overview of data visualization, along with review questions and resources|
|Use||Understand basic concepts of good data visualization|
|License||Copyright TED Conferences, distributed under a Creative Commons BY-NC-ND license|
|Download||Video embedded below|
David McCandless turns complex data sets, like worldwide military spending, media buzz, and Facebook status updates, into beautiful, simple diagrams that tease out unseen patterns and connections. Good design, he suggests, is the best way to navigate information glut — and it may just change the way we see the world.