Since it’s getting love on XKCD today… The Waterman butterfly projection.
Happy geography awareness week!
Is it just me, or if I turn this on its left side do I have a map of prevailing facial hair accross the US? Just the coasts?
Opportunity Index is an innovative way to think about trajectory, equity and outcome at several scales. Great viz from Development Seed.
Apple Charts a Course for 3-D Maps, amazing 3-D map annimations. -
This was just a fascinating, well written article.
If you are a cartographer, or just a lover of maps, and live anywhere in the bay area, I hope you have browsed Schein & Schein.
Kickstarter - Dark Sky - Weather Prediction, Reinvented -
I love this project. The interpolation of the space between returns to generate smooth animation improves the visual clarity and readability of radar animation in a big way.