Ráfagas Geospatial links everyday

Nº172: lithologies, portolan, mosquitoes, alps, temperatures, geovan, population, agriculture, noise, steets, igo, names, transformation, emoji, cheaters, integrating, cancer, conflicts, breast

  • First sea floor lithology map made with samples and interpolation (2D/3D) http://portal.gplates.org/#SEAFLOOR

  • A portolan chart of the Mediterranean made by Joan Martines at 1854, at the Trinity College library https://trinitycollegelibrarycambridge.wordpress.com/2015/08/14/portolan-chart-of-the-mediterranean/

  • Mosquitoes invading Europe and working as vectors to bring tropical diseases http://ecdc.europa.eu/en/press/news/_layouts/forms/News_DispForm.aspx?ID=1263&List=8db7286c-fe2d-476c-9133-18ff4cb1b568

  • The forgotten climbings to the south Alps by geographers to produce maps http://www.le-cartographe.net/blog/archives/343-une-autre-histoire-des-alpes

  • USA road trip following the 21ºC temperature isoline http://i.imgur.com/HYAMAYA.png

  • In-depth analysis of the Apple geovan and the data and maps they produce http://geoawesomeness.com/everything-there-is-to-know-about-apple-mapping-vans/

  • Interactive mapa showing the space that the NYC population would occupy at other states http://www.slate.com/articles/life/culturebox/2014/10/population_map_use_our_interactive_map_to_figure_out_how_many_flyover_states.html

  • How the access to quality geodata is changing agriculture http://googlegeodevelopers.blogspot.com.es/2015/08/maps-data-and-google-maps-apis-enable.html

  • Interactive map of the perceived noise near England roads http://andjnewman.github.io/noise-map/leaflet-complete-noise.html

  • All places and street names of Paris explained on a map http://www.paristique.fr/

  • Infrastructure Géomatique Ouverte (IGO): Open Source project from Québec to organize their geodata http://igouverte.org/information/2015/08/13/Lancement%20de%20IGO/

  • A new open world wide gazetteer https://mapzen.com/blog/who-s-on-first

  • A map of cheaters made from the lekade data from AM https://tecnilogica.cartodb.com/viz/56e702fe-4693-11e5-8f79-0e853d047bba/embed_map

  • Interactive map to visualize alternatvies to the dominant economic thinking http://transformap.co/

  • An interactive map of the most popular emoji by state at USA http://swiftkey.com/en/united-states-emoji/#

  • Quick template to integrate CartoDB maps http://blog.datapolitan.com/2015/08/22/a-quick-template-for-integrating-cartodb-into-an-interactive-web-project/

  • World map of cancer types by country http://globalcancermap.com/

  • Orient Middle East conflicts explained and analysed with interactive and static maps http://www.agathocledesyracuse.com/

  • Japan map of bust sizes (gaijin beware NSFW) http://www.lovecosmetic.jp/set/bustsize_map/index.html

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