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Visualization of the Week: The story behind the U.S. power grid

Visualization of the Week: The story behind the U.S. power grid

"America Revealed" illustrates the complexity of the United States electric power grid.

The PBS TV series "America Revealed" visualizes the creation, use and fragility of the U.S. electric power grid. It's also an example of how data and context should always go together.

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The unreasonable necessity of subject experts

The unreasonable necessity of subject experts

Experts make the leap from correct results to understood results.

We can't forget that data is ultimately about insight, and insight is inextricably tied to the
stories we build from the data. Subject experts are the ones who find the stories data wants to tell.

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Data journalism and "Don Draper moments"

Data journalism and "Don Draper moments"

Alastair Dant on how tech, data and narrative come together at The Guardian.

The Guardian's Alastair Dant discusses the organization's interactive stories, including its World Cup Twitter replay, along with the steps his team takes when starting a new data project.

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