Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Visualizing the Tonga Volcanic Eruption
Reuters has created a very impressive visualization showing the scale of the huge eruption of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai volcano.In...
Monday, January 24, 2022
The Sexist Streets of the World
189 roads in Zurich are named after famous individuals. Of the 189 roads in the city named after people 134 (or over 70%) are named for me...
Saturday, January 22, 2022
The Global Rewilding Map
Last year the Haas Business School, with the help of 100k Trees 4 Humanity, planted 150 mature redwood trees on its Materials Recovery Faci...
Friday, January 21, 2022
Mapping the World's Infrastructure
The Open Infrastructure Map is an interactive map of the world's power, telecoms, gas, and oil infrastructure. The map uses data from...
Thursday, January 20, 2022
The Cycling Stress Map
Earlier this month I reviewed the City of Boston's Bicycle Level of Traffic Stress interactive map. A map which rates every road in t...
Wednesday, January 19, 2022
A Brief Atlas of Time
Nations and country borders are just as much historical entities as they are geographical. They exist in both time and space and can there...
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
A 3D Tour of Clarion Alley
The Clarion Alley Mural Project is an artists' collective which was created to transform Clarion Alley in the Mission District into a ...
Monday, January 17, 2022
500 Years in Rio
The city of Rio de Janeriro is fast approaching 500 years of history. The city itself wasn't founded until 1565 but the site of the ci...
Sunday, January 16, 2022
Taking a Sunday Street View Drive
This morning I have been taking a virtual stroll along New Orlean's famous Bourbon Street. In fact using Map Channels' Street View...
Saturday, January 15, 2022
Looking for Life on Europa
In 2024 NASA plans to launch the Europa Clipper mission in order to help determine if Europa harbors conditions which are suitable for li...
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