Ráfagas Geospatial links everyday

Nº171: contest, card game, fantastic, clouds, NYC, tables, population, infography, georef, cooperatives, fines, energy

  • Omnidirectional video camera with 9Mpx and automatic people count http://www.diginfo.tv/v/pd-1072-en.php

  • USA average raining with an isometric view for clarity http://metricmaps.org/2015/07/27/avg-daily-precip-by-us-county/

  • CartoDB maps contest, open until August 31, with prizes http://go.cartodb.com/insight-competition

  • A card game to learn USA geography http://ubique.americangeo.org/non-profit-spotlight/geoplunge-by-learningplunge-inc-a-thrilling-way-to-learn-u-s-geography/

  • “Picture perfect days”: map of the USE according to the number of days with good weather conditions http://us-climate.blogspot.com.es/2015/03/picture-perfect-weather-days.html

  • 2012 cloud frequency map measured with the MODIS satellite https://cloudfrequency.appspot.com/

  • Hand drawn anonymous map with New York at the centre of the World and fitting the whole country http://www.davidrumsey.com/luna/servlet/detail/RUMSEY~8~1~274078~90047809:New-York-City?sort=Pub_List_No_InitialSort%2CPub_Date%2CPub_List_No%2CSeries_No&qvq=w4s:/where/New+York+City;sort:Pub_List_No_InitialSort%2CPub_Date%2CPub_List_No%2CSeries_No;lc:RUMSEY~8~1&mi=24&trs=31#

  • Tabula, a tool to free tables locked on PDF files http://tabula.technology/

  • Detailed explanation of how the Europe population change was mapped http://blog.webkid.io/how-we-created-a-map-with-100k-interactive-areas/

  • Infography to overview the different career options for GIS students http://gis.usc.edu/msp-resources/infographics/career-paths-2/

  • Using an old map as a basemap for a temporal visualization project https://movingbodiesmovingculture.wordpress.com/2015/07/28/historical-basemaps/

  • Slides and report: “Mapping agro-food consumption groups in the city of Barcelona” http://ict4rd.net/mapping-agro-food-consumption-groups-in-the-city-of-barcelona/

  • Map of the 177.974 fines reported in Madrid at February 2015, summing 17.525.900€ https://team.cartodb.com/u/piensaenpixel/viz/72a358fe-0894-11e5-9e8a-0e018d66dc29/public_map

  • Interactive map of the global connections between geopolitics, energy and natural resources http://worldpowermap.com/

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