Data Visualization Visualizations can offload work to our perceptual systems to make patterns in data more accessible. But people can also misinterpret visualizations. Read more here. Decision Making You’d hope that people would interpret data objectively, but the process is likely riddled with biases. Read more here. Perception & Cognition Your visual system can crunch vast arrays of numbers at a glance, providing the rest of your brain with critical values, statistics, and patterns needed to make decisions about your data. What do we know about the underlying mechanisms? Read more here.