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Historical Map: 3D Visualization of Streetcar Passenger Numbers, Frankfurt, 1913

Historical Map: 3D Visualization of Streetcar Passenger Numbers, Frankfurt, 1913 | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
Delightful three-dimensional representation of daily passenger numbers on Frankfurt’s streetcar lines in the early 20th century. Each strip of wood represents 4,000 passengers: the higher the wood,...
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Amazing new maps of the ocean floor

Amazing new maps of the ocean floor | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 showed just how large the ocean is and how little we know of it. In fact, we know 100 times more (pdf, pg.121) about the topography of Mars than we do about the bottom of our oceans.
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No Ceilings highlights progress towards gender equality

No Ceilings highlights progress towards gender equality | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
No Ceilings: The Full Participation Project, an initiative from the Clinton Foundation, aims to highlight progress towards global gender equality using data.
To understand where we need to go, we need to know what we've achieved.
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Digital Attack Map

Digital Attack Map | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
A live data visualization of DDoS attacks around the globe (##DigitalAttackMap #RealTime #Global #DDoS #Data Visualization #Map http://t.co/xOL1iCLb54)...
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The Enterprise Mobility Ecosystem Map - Blog About Infographics and Data Visualization - by Cool Infographics

The Enterprise Mobility Ecosystem Map - Blog About Infographics and Data Visualization - by Cool Infographics | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
The Enterprise Mobility Ecosystem Map published by Kinvey attempts to make sense of the ownersh...
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24 Hour European Flight Traffic Visualization

Amazing 24 hour visualization of European flight traffic. Visualization by NATS. (24 Hour European Flight Traffic Visualization - fascinating, and you can see Guernsey on the map!
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Map of scientific collaboration

Map of scientific collaboration | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
RT @moorejh: #mapporn #scichat #visualization #dataviz MT @kennethfield Map of scientific collaborations http://t.co/YerSLGNATn http://t.co
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Olivier Milo's curator insight, August 28, 5:52 AM

Beautiful example of data visualisation to map scientific collaboration across the world. Created by @olihb! A must read if you're interested in the subject.

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Mapping the Spread of the Military’s Surplus Gear

Mapping the Spread of the Military’s Surplus Gear | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
Most U.S. counties have received at least some military equipment through a free Pentagon surplus program.
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Amsterdam City Dashboard: a City as Urban Statistics

Amsterdam City Dashboard: a City as Urban Statistics | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
“Amsterdam City Dashboard [waag.org] presents the city of Amsterdam through the lens of data, including demographic statistics, traffic reports, noise readings or political messages.”
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How to get around the 'Game of Thrones world' using the subway

How to get around the 'Game of Thrones world' using the subway | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
“ It's hard to get around in the world of Game of Thrones. Take the King's Road and you risk getting killed. Deviate from the King's Road and you risk getting killed. But what if there was a subway...”
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History visualized through the life of the most important humans

“Each person's birth place appears on a map of the world as a blue dot and their death as a red dot. The result is a way to visualize cultural history — as a city becomes more important, more notable people die there.”
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This Awesome Interactive Map Will Make You Think Twice About Africa

This Awesome Interactive Map Will Make You Think Twice About Africa | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
They say a picture is worth a thousand words. This graph is worth as many as you can take out of it.
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Here's a Data Visualization on the Happiest Places on Earth

Here's a Data Visualization on the Happiest Places on Earth | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
Pharrell's Happy sure does brighten your days but this data visualization shows you where and what the happiest places are.
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Real cities drawn as fantasy maps

Real cities drawn as fantasy maps | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
Remember that time you were sitting by the fire reading The Lord of the Rings and thought to yourself, "Gee golly. I sure wish I could have a map of my hometown drawn in the style of J. R. R. Tolkien's map of Middle-earth.
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Mapping the Spread of Ebola - National Geographic

Mapping the Spread of Ebola - National Geographic | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
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Mapping the Spread of Ebola
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Since March, the Ebola virus outbreak has infected people and caused deaths in West Africa.
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Visualizing Publicly Available US Government Data Online

Visualizing Publicly Available US Government Data Online | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
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luiy's curator insight, September 23, 6:02 AM

Brightpoint Consulting recently released a small collection of interactive visualizations based on open, publicly available data from the US government. Characterized by a rather organic graphic design style and color palette, each visualization makes a socially and politically relevant dataset easily accessible.

 

Suvi Salo's curator insight, September 23, 8:07 AM

Interactive links:

http://www.brightpointinc.com/united-states-trade-deficit/

http://www.brightpointinc.com/political_influence/

http://www.brightpointinc.com/2013-federal-budget/

 

 

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A New Map Reveals the Geography of American TV News

A New Map Reveals the Geography of American TV News | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
“The visualization shows a world unevenly aglow with television attention.” (A New Map Reveals the Geography of American TV News - The visualization shows a world unevenly aglow with...
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2014 Online Journalism Awards - Data visualization edition

2014 Online Journalism Awards - Data visualization edition | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
Some of the top data journalism projects of the year, competing in a final round (#dataviz: 2014 Online Journalism Awards - Final Round http://t.co/MnUDRdSUVM via @visualoop)...
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The Big Picture: a heat map of the 'entire' internet

The Big Picture: a heat map of the 'entire' internet | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
As the saying goes, a picture is worth a thousand words. In this case, though, let's say it's worth millions and millions of internet connections.
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Andrew Zolnai Blog: The happenstance art of maps

Andrew Zolnai Blog: The happenstance art of maps | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
I showed recently how CLIWOC weather data from ships captains logs dating 1662 to 1885 totalled almost 1/2M points.
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Visualization of 19th Century Ship Routes from Publicly Available NOAA Data Set

Visualization of 19th Century Ship Routes from Publicly Available NOAA Data Set | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
“Ben Schmidt, assistant professor of history at Northeastern University, has visualized the routes of 19th Century ships using publicly available dataset from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Ad...”
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For The Love Of Open Mapping Data

For The Love Of Open Mapping Data | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
“ It’s been exactly ten years since the launch of OpenStreetMap, the largest crowd-sourced mapping project on the Internet. The project was founded by Steve Coast when he was still a student.”
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An Infographic That Maps 2,000 Years of Cultural History in 5 Minutes | Design | WIRED

An Infographic That Maps 2,000 Years of Cultural History in 5 Minutes | Design | WIRED | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
“ Before Hollywood, there was New York, and before New York there was Berlin, Paris, Rome and Greece.”
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The Refugee Project (Hyperakt & Ekene Ijeoma)

The Refugee Project (Hyperakt & Ekene Ijeoma) | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
Every three seconds, somewhere on this planet, a person is forced to flee his or her home. They escape war, conflict, violence, persecution and human rights abuses. Some find a safe place inside th...
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NATHAN Risk Suite - Profile I Munich Re

NATHAN Risk Suite - Profile I Munich Re | Geo-visualization | Scoop.it
Munich Re's NATHAN (Natural Hazards Assessment Network) Risk Suite optimises your assessment of natural hazard risks.
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