Statistics Save Lives

Before launching into my own data visualisation projects, I researched the story behind Florence Nightingale’s Rose Diagram, created to highlight the huge disparity between deaths on the battlefield and of poor barrack standards in the Crimean War. I wrote three hundred words and set it in a pinwheel, with the front showing the diagram itself with a window to the article behind. The pieces of card rotate around the centre to reveal the whole piece.