The Art of Consequences
Learn about the newest way to see the cost of war.
War is an act of numbers for those who dictacte its course. Much later, the aftermath of war becomes not an act of numbers but an effigy of them. How many lost, how many missing, and where and to whom did they once belong.
War is about more than loss of life, but this death is the focus of the infographics and visualizations presented and analyzed here.
There are all kinds of important numbers in the data-soaked world we are learning to live in, and a correspondingly exponential surge of data visualizations.
Why do war visualizations matter?
Why do people make them?
Is there a way to measure their impact?
How do people make them?
What makes a good one? Why do some have power?