Tuesday, September 11, 2012


Back on May 17, I posted a method that my officemates Nick and Noel use to plot multiple colormaps in one figure. Andy Pickering has taken their idea and written a function called 'FakeColor.' Really useful for making multiple contour plots with different colormaps.

Thanks Andy!

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Visual Strategies

Check out this brief review of a new book on scientific figure design, Visual Strategies, in The New York Times.