Brilliant Boris Bikes Animation

Some of us at CASA can’t get enough of the Barclay’s Cycle Hire data. We have had Ollie‘s hugely successful flow maps, journey time heat maps, and now the the Sociable Physicist himself, Martin Austwick has created this stunning ani...


A look at visualizing.org

Visualizing.org is a great website that has recently been launched. It aims to be a community of creative people working to simplify complex issues through data and design. People can freely upload data and visualizations and all are freely usable un...


UK Carbon Emissions

I read recently this article on the BBC News website. I thought the map they used (below) to show the areas of Britain with the largest domestic carbon footprints was a little uninspiring. The colour scale was unclear with no explanation as to why th...