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Thursday
Aug262010

Our Wonderous and Terrifying Universe: Asteroids discovered over the last 30 years

 

“Let the data speak for itself.” This visualization is beautiful/terrifying. Watch as asteroids are discovered over the last 30 years in our solar system.

 

There’s no special infographic legerdemain going on here. The mapping between the data and the representation is clear, direct, and convincing. I am humbled.

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