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Using Color Scales and Palettes in R

Color can drastically change how a chart reads and what you see in your data, so don’t leave it up to chance with defaults.

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About the Author

Nathan Yau is a statistician who works primarily with visualization. He earned his PhD in statistics from UCLA, is the author of two best-selling books — Data Points and Visualize This — and runs FlowingData. Introvert. Likes food. Likes beer.

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