I truly believe that scientific progress is impeded when improper data visualizations are used. I spent a lot of time tweaking my figures to make them more understandable, and realized the scientific world could be a better place if the default parameters for plotting libraries followed recent advances in information design research. And thus
prettyplotlib was born.
matplotlib. Can be installed via
pip install matplotlibor
brewer2mpl. Can be installed via
pip install brewer2mplor
"Dis ain't no uglyplotlib" - Anonymous