Map series of oil spill in Gulf

Posted to Maps  |  Nathan Yau

Everyone’s fascinated with animated graphics, which is cool, but sometimes a series of a whole bunch of maps is just as good. Archie Tse of The New York Times shows the spread of oil over time as several static maps to complement the animated version. Nice, right? You can see the changes from start to finish at a glance.

[New York Times via @mericson]

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