In the uncertain times following this election, one thing is for sure. Things will change over the next few years with a Republican president bent on change and a congress likely to cooperate with him.
Republican mapmakers gained what they perceived to be a huge victory following their landslide state election wins in 2010 through gerrymandering and redistricting dozens of states, so much so that their victory will probably last a decade or more.
So tragic that we must once again bring to light the topic of mass shootings in America. This story map shares data that visualizes the patterns and locations of mass shootings in America since 1982.
Once again wildfire season is upon us and unfortunately, experts are calling for a very busy and active summer season. Check out details of this map, updated for the 2016 season, by a colleague and friend of yours truly, Erin Philip
This “map of the day” comes via way of the publication Army Times and shares the locations of Army Hot Spots as of May 24, 2016. the map shares pins on a Google map along with descriptions of conflicts and references to related news stories
The Weather Network Delivers its Summer Forecast That Shows Unique Weather Patterns and a Transitional La Niña Dominate
An informative and health conscious Map of the day here from Canada, The Celiac Scene
People are always interested in comparing wages and cost of living data it seems. This story map does a super job of sharing the relative cost of living around the country as well as identifying wage gaps.
An interesting map of the day (MOTD) from the UK – enter the Mobile coverage and fixed broadband checker
Things are heating up, there’s no doubt about that. In fact, according to statistics, 2015 was the warmest year ever on record! This from the New York Times, “It will take a few more years to know for certain, but the back-to-back records of 2014 and 2015 may have put the world back onto a […]