How can open-source data be built into something useful and interesting for the European public? Today, the Open Data Challenge officially launches its 60-day open call for designers, developers, journalists, researchers, and the public at-large to pitch their ideas.
Welcome to the second iteration of the Visualizing Q&A. From across the pond, we bring you the Dutch data hound, Jan Willem Tulp.
As Japanese workers struggle to contain the risks of nuclear fallout, an elegant graphic reminds us that, yes, the dose makes the poison, but the speed of the dose is equally critical.
As part of our mission here at Visualizing.org of helping the world make sense of complex issues through data and design, this spring we will start collaborating with leading media organizations around the world to bring your data visualizations to the masses every day.
Congratulations to the winners of the Circle of Blue + Visualizing Urban Water Challenge — Joseph Bergen and Nickie Huang.
This week marks the 5th birthday of Twitter, the micro-blogging platform whose meteoric rise has greased grassroots political movements, upended mainstream media, and opened a firehose of information-sharing — all giving the Visualizing community much to celebrate.