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Why Should Poltergeists Haunt Houses When They Can Infect Computers?

from GraphJam Must Be His Area Code

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“How Shifting Plates Caused the Earthquake and Tsunami in Japan”

Excellent infrographic from The New York Times:     Interactive Feature – NYTimes.com  

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Size Matters

Many more, here: This is Indexed

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The Mississippi Metro Map

  This map shows that riverine network in the manner of Harry Beck’s oft-imitated 1930s London Underground map (3). Like Beck’s map, this one uses straight lines, and a limited choice of angles (45˚ and 90˚) to simplify geography for … Continue reading

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Graphic Valentines

Valentine’s Day by the Numbers                             These were my favorites. Several more here: GraphJam

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The Not-Quite-So-Big Easy

Louisiana, Louisiana They’re tryin’ to wash us away They’re tryin’ to wash us away. –Randy Newman The population of New Orleans, post Katrina, has dropped by 29%. This figure obscures the whitewashing of New Orleans: The city has 118,000 fewer … Continue reading

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Blame Canada

That’s All You Know Aboot Us, Eh? – GraphJam: Music and Pop Culture in Charts and Graphs. Let us explain them. contributed by Gamefreek24the2d    

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