Came across this originally when I was doing visualization brainstorming for my final project. I thought it was a visually interesting way to represent two variables while throwing in a few other numbers and tidbits.
Information Design & Visualization is an advanced studio that explores the relationship between visual design and the field of information visualization. It presents strategies for designing effective visual communications while seeking to articulate a vocabulary of data design. Course work provides an introduction to structuring and presenting information with an emphasis on clear communication and visual aesthetics.