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Hive plots for visualizing complex networks

Martin Krzywinski from British Columbia Genome Sciences Centre proposes a new type of network layout to reduce ‘hairball’ mess of standard network visualizations Hive Plots – Linear Layout for Network Visualization, in which nodes are located on on radially distributed linear axes based on network structural properties and edges are drawn as curved links.  I hope there is an R package in the works.