Category Archives: MAPS

Where people run in major cities

Interestingly…. they prefere parks and river sides :-(((( What a new information!!!! Where People Run

Posted in CITIES, ENVIRONMENT, MAPS, NETWORKS, SOCIETY, Uncategorized, VIZUALIZATION | Leave a comment

Map of the world of the most popular requests on internet 2013

By Jaume Serra published in the “Courrier international” of January 2nd 2014

Posted in COMMUNICATION, GEOGRAPHY, MAPS, NETWORKS, VIZUALIZATION, WORLD, WORLD EVENT | Leave a comment

ORBIS: the Stanford Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World

The system calculates the distance from a city to another one, according to faster path, or lower cost. http://orbis.stanford.edu/ Go to “Mapping ORBIS”, It draws the path and create many different maps and graphs (in “Map gallery”). It’s a pity … Continue reading

Posted in CITIES, EUROPE, GEOGRAPHY, GRAPH ANALYSIS, HISTORY, MAPS, NETWORKS, SIMULATION, VIZUALIZATION | Leave a comment

Science Metrix

A website showing the proximities between sciences, between fields, maps of ontologies: http://www.science-metrix.com/OntologyExplorer/#app=cde1&8f8c-selectedIndex=2 http://www.science-metrix.com/OntologyExplorer/#app=cde1&8f8c-selectedIndex=1  

Posted in COMMUNICATION, MAPS, NETWORKS, SCIENCE, Uncategorized, VIZUALIZATION, WORLD | Leave a comment

When Networks Network

The magazine Science underline the huge advance made in network analysis. Networks interact, create cascading effects…… read more in Science

Posted in CITIES, COMMUNICATION, ECONOMY, ENVIRONMENT, GEOGRAPHY, GRAPH ANALYSIS, MAPS, NETWORKS, SCIENCE, SIMULATION, SOCIAL NETWORK, SOCIETY, VIZUALIZATION, WORLD | Leave a comment

Dissection of cities

  I don’t know what we can learn from the physical dissection of cities: maybe some fractal analysis could work? see the website Berlin:           New York City:           and other cities … Continue reading

Posted in ART, CITIES, ENVIRONMENT, GEOGRAPHY, MAPS, Uncategorized, VIZUALIZATION | Leave a comment

City of London during Olympic Games, maps of twitts

  The density of twitter users shows the location of people in London during the Olympic games…. impressive…… see the website: http://urbantick.blogspot.co.uk/2012/09/virtual-landscape-and-peak-for-london.html London during Olympic games: Other cities:  

Posted in CITIES, COMMUNICATION, MAPS, SOCIAL NETWORK, Uncategorized, VIZUALIZATION | Leave a comment

Remote sensing tracks relentless urban spread

Looking back through the decades, these snapshots from space — created exclusively for CNN by NASA’s Landsat department in collaboration with the U.S. Geological Survey — reveal the impact of the vast population shift on cities around the world. http://edition.cnn.com/SPECIALS/world/road-to-rio/satellite-photos-urban-sprawl/index.html … Continue reading

Posted in CITIES, ENVIRONMENT, GEOGRAPHY, MAPS, VIZUALIZATION, WORLD | Leave a comment

Interactive maps of the world population on the INED website

a terrific tool to give to students, children, citizens of the world…. http://www.ined.fr/en/everything_about_population/interactive_maps/ See the instructions: publi_pdf2_pesa485

Posted in MAPS, SIMULATION, SOCIETY, VIZUALIZATION, WORLD | Tagged | Leave a comment

Sound Maps

To make the maps more “real”, add sounds….. In Montreal, they did it. http://www.montrealsoundmap.com/?lang=en Also England: http://sounds.bl.uk/uksoundmap/fusionmap.aspx

Posted in CITIES, MAPS, SOCIETY, VIZUALIZATION | Leave a comment

Africapolis

Atlas of African cities on Google Earth (of course you must have already downloaded Google Earth): Website Click on Display Africapolis data in Google Earth and then you access to many information from the “GEOPOLIS” database of François Moriconi

Posted in CITIES, GEOGRAPHY, HISTORY, MAPS | Leave a comment

The Digital Archaeological Atlas of the Holy Land

Spatial Search – Draw a Search Area on the Map to Retreive Site Points in Google Earth WEBSITE of DAAHL

Posted in CITIES, HISTORY, MAPS, VIZUALIZATION | Leave a comment

GAPMINDER

The Graphic Show of the World development evolution…… Gapminder Website

Posted in GEOGRAPHY, HISTORY, MAPS | Comments Off on GAPMINDER

Map of scientific collaboration between researchers

Posted in MAPS, SOCIAL NETWORK | Comments Off on Map of scientific collaboration between researchers