Nice example of [why rainbow color tables can be misleading]:

> Regular readers will be aware of the #endrainbow campaign to reduce the use of rainbow colour palettes in scientific figures. At the recent EGU conference, I gave a talk on ‘making better figures’, which included an example of a published conclusion which was incorrect due to the use of a rainbow colour scheme.

via [@asoconnor] via [@rsimmon]

[why rainbow color tables can be misleading]: http://www.climate-lab-book.ac.uk/2016/why-rainbow-colour-scales-can-be-misleading/ “Why rainbow colour scales can be misleading”
[@rsimmon]: https://twitter.com/rsimmon/status/725683215587926016 “Rob Simmon tweet”
[@asoconnor]: https://twitter.com/asoconnor/status/725708638497677312 “Amanda O’Connor tweet”