The way we digest information is evolving, and for good reason — the sheer amount of data we accumulate and compile each day is staggering. In fact, according to IBM, 90% of data in the world today has been created only within the last two years.

With this kind of growth, sometimes static numbers or a simple rundown of statistics can fall flat. That's why people from data scientists to artists are using visuals to relay information.

In the gallery below, Mashable has compiled 10 data visualization projects that prove actually seeing information can be effective, as well as really cool.

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See also: 9 (Additional) Captivating Data Visualization Projects

 

 

Original article published by Mashable