Knowledge Compression and the Beauty of Data

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I stumbled onto this fantastic Ted Talk given by “data detective” David McCandless via a Tweet on the @BMJ_latest account:

If you are like me and like crunching numbers or at least, trying to pry out hidden information from datasets, then I am sure you shall like this talk as much as I did. So, without much further ado, let me embed the fantastic talk. Best 18 minutes I have spent this week.

So, what do you think of this?

Skeptic Oslerphile, Scientist at the Indian Council of Medical Research, National Institute of Cholera and Enteric Diseases. Interests include: Emerging Infections, Public Health, Antimicrobial Resistance, One Health and Zoonoses, Diarrheal Diseases, Medical Education, Medical History, Open Access, Healthcare Social Media and Health2.0. Opinions are my own!

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