In the latest Chrome experiment, Google mapped cloud coverage around the world in Cloud Globe. The interactive animation shows coverage from July 1, 2010 to September 12, 2012, with a globe that you can move around as expected and a timeline on the bottom that indicates high levels of coverage. As the animation plays through, storms are highlighted with a circle and pointer. Finally, you can turn on the vegetation layer, and the green regions happen to be under the clouds. Imagine that.
Global cloud coverage
Who is Older and Younger than You
Here’s a chart to show you how long you have until you start to feel your age.
Unemployment in America, Mapped Over Time
Watch the regional changes across the country from 1990 to 2016.
One Dataset, Visualized 25 Ways
“Let the data speak” they say. But what happens when the data rambles on and on?