Beyond Data Visualization: Experiencing Data With All The Senses

Beyond Data Visualization: Experiencing Data With All The Senses

For all the familiar benefits of visualizing data, there are limitations to relying on a single sense to gain understanding.

In the world of data representation, visualization rules. We see the occasional sonic rendering of a data set, but visualization dominates with good reason. The tools we have evolved to simplify and render complex data sets visually are highly effective in helping us to identify trends more easily. Yet for all the familiar benefits of visualizing data, there are limitations to relying on a single sense to gain understanding.

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