The stupid and the arrogant will save us

The chart above was created by Esther Kim and Carl T. Bergstrom to help explain the importance of impeding the spread of infection, so that health services do not collapse under the weight of new cases. The longer the health service can keep going, the more lives are saved.

However, the important thing to understand about this chart is that the area under each curve — the number of infected…

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Stephen Redmond

Stephen Redmond

Stephen Redmond, Big Data, AI & Data Viz Professional. MSc in Data Analytics. Qlik Luminary. Author and blogger. All opinions my own.