Making Sense of Science Infographics
Modern science infographics can show everything from rising temperatures to population growth—if you know how to read them. The Best American Infographics 2013 editor Gareth Cook and neuroscientist Stephen Kosslyn explain how to be a savvier infographics reader, and how to spot graphics that mislead.
Stephen Kosslyn is a neuroscientist, psychologist, and the founding dean of the Minerva School of Arts & Sciences in San Francisco, California.
Gareth Cooke is a science journalist and editor of The Best American Infographics 2013 (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013) based in Boston, Massachusetts.