Category Archives: Visualization

Visualization of data

Map: Where Americans Are Moving – Forbes.com

More than 10 million Americans moved from one county to another during 2008. The map below visualizes those moves. Click on any county to see comings and goings: black lines indicate net inward movement, red lines net outward movement. via … Continue reading

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Click-based visualization of the relationships between scientific fields

Many of you have likely already seen the maps of scientific fieldsĀ generated based on citation information. In those visualizations, different scientific fields whose papers cite each other regularly get linked closely together on the map, and it produces a neat … Continue reading

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Winamp Halloween costume

Originally uploaded by Neil H. Here’s the Winamp (pre-3.0) costume I wore for Halloween. I used the T-Qualizer shirt from Thinkgeek as the basis of the costume, so that it would animate in response to ambient voices and music. It … Continue reading

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Facebook Friend Wheel

I recently added the ‘Friend Wheel’ application to my Facebook profile, and I’m rather fascinated by the results: I think there’s some issues with their ordering, but you can still clearly see three distinct groups with high within-group linkage. The … Continue reading

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