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http://www.ted.com With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, statistics guru Hans Rosling uses an amazing new presentation tool, Gapminder, to present data that debunks several myths about world development. Rosling is professor of international health at Sweden's Karolinska Institute, and found...

http://www.ted.com With the drama and urgency of a sportscaster, statistics guru Hans Rosling uses an amazing new presentation tool, Gapminder, to present data that debunks several myths about world development. Rosling is professor of international health at Sweden's Karolinska Institute, and founder of Gapminder, a nonprofit that brings vital global data to life. (Recorded February 2006 in Monterey, CA.)

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Recommended under What’s the most mind blowing presentation / talk you’ve ever seen? (asked by Patrick OShaughnessy)

Maybe not mindblowing, but inspired me to get over fear of public speaking AND teach myself VBA to animate an Excel chart. I then stole Hans Rosling's style and did a play-by-play of biz performance over time as my coworkers watched my moving bubble chart