Some notes from the Isn't She Beautiful conference that Rob Bell and Mars Hill put on. [By the way, I absolutely love that photo they have on the main page of their website.]
Gapminder is a non-profit venture developing information technology for provision of free statistics in new visual and animated ways. Goal: enable you to make sense of the world by having fun with statistics. Method: turn boring data into enjoyable interactive animations using Flash technology.
::: There are more slaves in the world today than 200 years ago
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