Ráfagas Geospatial links everyday

Nº170: libraries, breweries, eircode, pubs, slaughter, France, emoji, energy

  • Maps for libraries: geographic visualization of information http://blogs.loc.gov/digitalpreservation/2015/07/mapping-libraries-creating-real-time-maps-of-global-information/

  • World map of beer of breweries as a cartogram of their absolute value http://carto.maps.arcgis.com/home/item.html?id=4809581f1684444996ee4818dbcdb7c3

  • Alternative addresses coding systems: the cost of EirCode http://thatsmaths.com/2015/07/28/who-needs-eircode/

  • The map of England pubs made with Matplotlib and explained in a tutorial http://ramiro.org/notebook/mapping-pubs/

  • Packistan drone atacks and victims between 2004 and 2013 mapped http://drones.pitchinteractive.com/

  • Summary of papers about the great history of the France map http://www.la-croix.com/Culture/Actualite/La-grande-histoire-de-la-carte-de-la-France-2015-07-24-1337861

  • Global location system, like others, but using emojis https://github.com/louh/what3emojis/

  • USA map classifying the different energy production sources https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/national/power-plants/

  • Collaborative map of beer shops, classified http://openbeermap.github.io/#16/48.8612/2.3283

  • China creates artificial islands on the sea to claim and use commercially those new lands http://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2015/07/30/world/asia/what-china-has-been-building-in-the-south-china-sea.html?hp&action=click&pgtype=Homepage&module=mini-moth&region=top-stories-below&WT.nav=top-stories-below&_r=0

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