About this Blogsphere:

This blogsphere attempts to capture, catalog and share resources relating to visual perception of information. It is about a world mostly dealing with Physical (Touch, Taste, See/Sight, Smell and Hear) and sometimes Metaphysical (and that is none-of-the-above category). Physical, for instance, touch (e.g., feel, felt, found), look and visualization, is here with an attempt to combine verbal, vocal and visual--to synchronously see, hear, share and do much more. Interestingly, in order to visualize one does not need special skills, competencies, etc. It is all about common sense, especially with human visualizations. In short, "information is in the eye of the beholder." Continue reading much more all-ado-about this Blogosphere

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January 25, 2014

How Bad / Good / Happy /Sad Facebook Makes You Feel - Facebook Misery Index

How Bad Facebook Makes You Feel - Facebook Misery Index [INFOGRAPHIC]

"For every Facebook post that makes you smile there's one that make you grimace, shudder, or frown. Follow along as this infographic (from techhive) lists the relative delight and misery caused by 15 prototypical timeline posts - People who post the photos and words that cause the most damage - and 10 most misery-inducing Facebook posts. Compare your own Facebook experience to the sample index below, and ask yourself if Facebook account is, on balance, a good thing or a bad habit. "

January 17, 2014

Language of the Hands and Feet

Seven Things Your Hands Say About You
1. Blotchy red palms
2. Finger length
3. Swollen fingers
4. Pale nails
5. Tiny red stripes under the nails
6. Thick, rounded fingertips
7. Blue fingertips
Continue to read : Edited By Stephanie Dawson @ positivemed.com here or By Melanie Haiken @ Caring.com here or here: 7 Things Your Hands Say About Your Health 

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In research, as in so much of life, the devil is in the details

The Illustrated Guide To A Ph.D
Matt Might, Matt.Might.Net

"Every fall, I explain to a fresh batch of Ph.D. students what a Ph.D. is.
It's hard to describe it in words.
So, I use pictures. "
Bottomline: "So, don't forget the bigger picture:" Read the visualizations: here

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