The ideal situation occurs when the things that we regard as beautiful are also regarded by other people as useful.

--Donald Knuth


Oh yes indeed!





  Stacked graphs–geometry & aesthetics - Byron et al 2008



References

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Van Horn, John Darrell, Irimia, Andrei, Torgerson, Carinna M., Chambers, Micah C., et al. (2012) ‘Mapping Connectivity Damage in the Case of Phineas Gage’, PLoS ONE, 7(5), [online] Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3353935/ (Accessed 30 April 2013).