Visualizing Uncertainty

Just to build on John’s post about how to use and interpret error bars, here is a great reference for how to visualize uncertainty, focusing on tools for the general audience:

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/333/6048/1393.full

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One Response to Visualizing Uncertainty

  1. John says:

    A related example in the popular press:
    http://www.nytimes.com/2014/05/02/upshot/how-not-to-be-misled-by-the-jobs-report.html?_r=0
    Maybe I should start animating the figures in my manuscripts 😉

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