SimCity-like views using satellite imagery
Maps typically show a view from straight above, which is good for navigation and to see regional patterns over large areas. However, missing out on the extra dimension of height can mean missing out on context. Robert Simmon for Planet Labs shows off some work in getting the less abstract perspective at a large scale.
People get married at various ages, but there are definite trends that vary across demographic groups. What do these trends look like?
Life expectancy changes
The data goes back to 1960 and up to the most current estimates for 2009. Each line represents a country.
One Dataset, Visualized 25 Ways
“Let the data speak” they say. But what happens when the data rambles on and on?