Saturday, March 25, 2023
In January a New Yorker called Kingsley Burnett landed in Sidney, Montana. As Kingsley emerged from the plane he was upset to discover th...
Friday, March 24, 2023
Is Your Town a Parking Lot?
The Parking Reform Network has ranked U.S. towns based on how much land is dedicated to parking cars. Their Parking Lot Map allows you t...
Thursday, March 23, 2023
Locals vs Tourists 2023
Erica Fisher's Locals & Tourists interactive map, released in 2013, is rightly considered a classic of digital data visualization...
Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Spying on a Chinese Spy Balloon
Thanks to some impressive detective work the New York Times has worked out the provenance of the notorious Chinese spy balloon which enrag...
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Animated Street View Routes
When I'm visiting somewhere new, some place that I've never been before, I often like to preview the location using Google Maps St...
Monday, March 20, 2023
The Earth Shakes
And the Earth Shakes is an interactive storymap which explores the location and magnitude of earthquakes around the world since 1900. The...
Saturday, March 18, 2023
The Climatological Map of the World's Oceans
The European Union's research project 'Climatological Database for the World's Oceans, 1750-1850' extracted weather data f...
Friday, March 17, 2023
What do you call an American with a Brain?
Q: What do you call a person from Maine with a brain? A: A Maineiac. Q: What do you call a person from California with a brain? A: Lost! Q...
Thursday, March 16, 2023
The Civic Freedom Index
Civc Freedoms are now in danger around the world. According to Civicus Monitor, which tracks civic and democratic health in countries arou...
Wednesday, March 15, 2023
The Sky at Night
The Globe at Night is a citizen-science project which is collecting global data on night sky brightness by asking people across the world...
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