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ARTS2090 - Week 9 - Seeing the World Without Sight.

Humans, unlike many animals, rely on sight for almost every single activity of the day. From the moment we wake up until the moment our brain switches into sleep mode, we use sight to understand the world around us. 305 more words

How do changes in the way what we see is organised change us? How do these change publishing/publics?

I feel like we as a public see things uniformly i.e. we all interpret what we see in the world almost in the same way. If we were to look at the Sydney Trains network map, we’d understand the way the train system has been visualised to us. 190 more words


Week 8: As intelligence goes up, happiness often goes down. In fact, I made a graph. I make a lot of graphs.

In this response, I’m going to firstly look through some of the theoretical content surrounding this week’s lecture, and secondly, look at some examples of visualisation that I really like, and some that I am more dubious about. 633 more words

ARTS2090 - Week 8 - What is a Calorie?

What exactly is a calorie? Is it a form of energy? One must also ask oneself, but what is energy? Only to cycle into a never-ending philosophical debate about the meaning of life. 291 more words

ARTS2090 Visualisation

Too many corporations are taking advantage of us with the friendly mask on that convinces us that we are taking advantage of them by using their services for free. 448 more words



The visual representation of data and information is referred to as information graphic, with the purpose of the graphics to communicate a vast amount of complicated data/ information into an effortless and easy to read diagram (Newsom & Haynes, 2004). 220 more words

Visualisation - Making the Invisible Visible

“making the invisible visible” is a component of our upcoming visualisation task. when i read this in the course outline i started thinking “WHAT DOES THIS EVEN MEAN?! 60 more words