Posts filed under “Digital Media”

Climate Change in Perspective

Amazing interactive Climate Change infographic is jaw droppingly beautiful:

 

click for awesome interactive graphic
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via Bloomberg

 

 

 

Category: Digital Media, Science

Evolution Less Accepted in U.S. Than Other Western Countries

Wedged between Cyprus and Turkey — Go America!   Source: National Geographic

Category: Digital Media, Really, really bad calls, Science

Opec States Scramble to Avoid Debt Default

click for ginormous graphic Source: The London Times

Category: Credit, Digital Media, Energy, Politics

World Hot Spots That Could Ruin Your 2015

click for interactive graphic Source: Bloomberg

Category: Digital Media

Livability Index: Best Cities For Young People

click for giant interactive Source: Vocativ

Category: Digital Media, Economy, Food and Drink, Music, Real Estate

The Russian Laundromat

Source: OCCRP From OCCRP: Call it the Laundromat. It’s a complex system for laundering more than $20 billion in Russian money stolen from the government by corrupt politicians or earned through organized crime activity. It was designed to not only move money from Russian shell companies into EU banks through Latvia, it had the added…Read More

Category: Crony Capitalists, Currency, Digital Media, Finance, Legal, Politics

Impact of Oil Price Drop on Producer Nation Deficits

click for larger graphic Source: Economist

Category: Digital Media, Energy, Taxes and Policy

Cartogram: Jobless Rate Change Since Great Recession

click for interactive chart Source: WSJ   Great set of interactive charts at the WSJ  showing differing views of American employment. Maps include Jobless Rate Change, 2013-14; Labor Force Percentage Change, and the map above of Jobless Rate Change Since the Great Recession Began. The cartograms are sized not by their physical acreage, but rather…Read More

Category: Data Analysis, Digital Media, Employment

The countries that have been hardest hit by extreme weather

Source: Know More h/t Washington Post

Category: Digital Media, Science

How Speakers Make Sound

Source: Animagraffs

Category: Digital Media, Science, Technology