Brilliant Boris Bikes Animation

Some of us at CASA can’t get enough of the Barclay’s Cycle Hire data. We have had Ollie‘s¬†hugely successful flow maps, journey time heat maps, and now the the Sociable¬†Physicist himself, Martin Austwick has created this stunning a...


A look at visualizing.org

Visualizing.org is a great website that has recently been launched. It aims to be a community of creative people working to simplify complex issues through data and design. People can freely upload data and visualizations and all are freely usable un...


UK Carbon Emissions

I read recently this article on the BBC News website. I thought the map they used (below) to show the areas of Britain with the largest domestic carbon footprints was a little uninspiring. The colour scale was unclear with no explanation as to why th...