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ET Caltech talk: videotape available from Skeptics Society

Beautiful Evidence, Edward Tufte lecture to The Skeptics Society, Caltech December 2004. Video of 73 minutes (lecture + questions) available from The Skeptics Society at or 626 794-3119. Videotape $19.95; CD $15.95

This is the talk that Michael Shermer was kind enough to write up in Scientific American (below). I prefer the general form of the FT principle--"simple design, intense conent"--to the van mataphor.

From the April 2005 Scientific American:

-- Edward Tufte

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