Large datasets are difficult to depict as scatterplots — but that may change with a new CSAIL project for creating interactive visualizations.
Oct. 7, 2020 • ~3 min
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Visualizations can help you understand data better – but they can also confuse or mislead. Here, some tips on what to watch out for.
July 24, 2020 • ~8 min
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The Gazette asked alumni who are engaged in the battle against the novel coronavirus to share their experiences and how their work has radically changed.
May 12, 2020 • ~17 min
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Senseable City Lab visualizes 20 years of data to show how students, faculty, and scholars join MIT from all over the world.
June 14, 2017 • ~3 min
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Real Estate Innovation Lab to promote the future of urban development by showing investors how it can work.
Nov. 3, 2016 • ~8 min
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CoalMap online tool shows what policy regulations and technological advancements can do for the cost-competitiveness of solar and wind energy.
June 22, 2016 • ~6 min
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Eye-tracking research reveals which types of visuals actually get the message across.
Nov. 5, 2015 • ~7 min
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