Presenting Olympic finishing times in auditory format
March 1, 2010 10:21 AM Subscribe
What do the Olympic finishing times sound like?
posted by kch (35 comments total)
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It's sometimes hard to grasp the significance of the times or how close it was just by the numbers or even the photo finishes.
In a field which is dominated by visual representation of data
, this comes as an interesting approach. This type of auditory presentation of data was also featured in David Suzuki's Sacred Balance
contrasting the 'song' of healthy versus diseased hearts.