Dear NASA: No More Rainbow Color Scales, Please | Visual.ly Blog April 26, 2012Posted by aquillam in Astronomy, MichiganAstro, Science.
Tags: astronomy, data visualiztion, technology
Every time I see the now classic WMAP image of the CMB, I wonder what it looks like to someone who is color blind. This blog post points out a number of other issues with using a rainbow color scale for data visualizations. Now I’m wondering what *I* can’t see in the CMB.