TED talk from Hans Rosling: Debunking Developing World Myths with Data

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUwS1uAdUcI] This is an absolutely brilliant talk about data and its use in the developing world by Hans Rosling. Rosling, at least according to Wikipedia, is “Professor of International Health at Karolinska Institutet and Director of the Gapminder Foundation, which developed the Trendalyzer software system. From 1967 to 1974 he studied statistics and medicine at […]