Reminder: Correlation does not imply causation

2019-06-21T16:29:50-05:00January 23rd, 2019|Categories: Science4Data|

It happens all too often: you’re scrolling through your feed and you see a well crafted data visualization with a compelling juxtaposition of two trendlines of data. They sit elegantly on top of one another following one another’s rises and dips. Surely, the untrained assume, these two data points show a clear causal relationship. One is