• Elemental Cartograms

    Elemental cartograms

    December 1 2014  |  Uncategorized

    Along the same lines as the scaled Periodic Table, Elemental Cartograms by chemistry professor Babak Sanii and his students lets you make your own scaled Periodic Table of Elements. Simply…

  • Flooding risk

    Flooding risk cartogram

    September 29 2014  |  Uncategorized

    As you may or may not know, climate change could bring with it other effects besides our average days getting warmer. Flooding is one of these other things. Based on…

  • Dance music

    Evolution of western dance music

    October 24 2013  |  Uncategorized

    A quick animated look on the evolution of western dance music, a mixture and blend of various styles and cultures over time. To make it easier to trace the threads…

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    Diffusion-based Cartogram

    Mapping with Diffusion-based Cartograms

    September 5 2012  |  Uncategorized

    Sometimes these cartograms can distort areas beyond recognition, but they can also provide a better visual representation for a region with a wide range of subregions. At the least, they're fun to look at.

  • Immigrants to the United States via LEGO

    Lego cartograms show immigration and migration

    March 3 2011  |  Uncategorized

    LEGOs were my favorite toy growing up. This was back when the pieces came in buckets rather than the instruction-filled Star Wars sets that we see nowadays, so it was…