A Visual History of Human Knowledge
Why it is special?
We have always used mapping as a tool to showcase our knowledge. Until now, knowledge grew as an insight spread from one branch into many. Today, knowledge grows as a complex network. The use of mapping to illustrate our knowledge has thus changed from a tree with branches into a delicate and complex web of networks.
Data Visualizer & Designer.
Turns data into art. A leading figure in data visualization. When others see blocks of data as abstract, he sees beauty.