Via Instapundit at Business Insider a "Beautiful Visualization Of Nobel Prizes By Country Since 1901.
It is beautiful, isn't it?
Suggestions for further reading:
Visual Explanations: Images and Quantities, Evidence and Narrative. Edward R. Tufte. Graphic Press, Cheshire, Connecticut. 1997.
Sign, Image, Symbol. Gyorgy Kepes, ed. George Braziller, New York. 1966.
The Great Books Foundation Set One Volume Four: Aristotle, The Federalist Papers, Adam Smith. Great a Books Foundation, Chicago. 1966.
Foundations of Liberty: Independent Study Materials. Institute for Humane Studies at George Mason University.
Our Wonder World: A Library of Knowledge in Ten Volumes Volume Two Invention and Industry. Howard Benjamin Grose, ed. Geo. L. Shuman & Co., Chicago and Boston. 1914.
Being a Boy. Charles Dudley Warner. Hard Press at Amazon. Offprint originally copyright date 1877.