Interactive Inspiration [32]

Interactive visualizations created about the Boston explosions, and more

April 19, 2013  |  CATEGORIES: Featured, News

We’ve mentioned yesterday the tragic events that took place in Boston, in our print infographics compilation, This is Visual Journalism. Since then, a lot has happened, with reports of shootings and a manhunt for the remaining suspect on the run. Today’s Interactive Inspiration brings you some of the interactive visualizations created about the Boston explosions, as well as other interesting projects that came to our attention.

Here’s this week’s selection:

 

Where the blasts occurred | Boston Globe

Partial screen capture of Boston Globe's interactive infographic Where the blasts occurred

(image: Boston Globe)

Caught in the Blasts at the Boston Marathon | New York Times

Partial screen capture of The New York Times' interactive infographic Caught in the Blasts at the Boston Marathon

(image: The New York Times)

Map of explosions at the Boston Marathon | The Washington Post

Partial screen capture of the interactive Map of explosions at the Boston Marathon

(graphic: The Washington Post)

Boston Marathon bombs | The Telegraph

Partial screen capture of The Telegraph's interactive infographic, Boston Marathon bombs

(image: The Telegraph)

US terror attacks 1970-2011 | The Guardian

Partial screen capture of The Guardian's interactive graphic,US terror attacks 1970-2011

(image: The Guardian)

Terror in the U.S. | The Wall Street Journal

Partial screen capture of The Wall Street Journal's interactive graphic, Terror in the U.S.

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

Runners in the 2013 Boston Marathon | Charts Bin

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Runners in the 2013 Boston Marathon

(image: Charts Bin)

7 Billion World | Worldometers

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic 7 Billion World

(image: Worldometers)

Kepler’s Tally of Planets | New York Times

Partial screen capture of The New York Times' interactive infographic Kepler’s Tally of Planets

(image: The New York Times)

Gender balance visualization | Moritz Stefaner

Partial screen capture of the interactive graphic,

(image: Moritz Stefaner)

(Via Well-Formed data)

Library Observatory | Digital Public Library of America

Partial screen capture of the interactive graphic,  Digital Public Library

(image: Digital Public Library of America)

(Via Harvard Press)

North Pole Expedition | Greenpeace

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic North Pole expedition

(image: Greenpeace)

Youth unemployment | The Guardian

Partial screen capture of The Guardian's interactive graphic, Youth unemployment

(image: The Guardian)

For the Elderly, Diseases That Overlap | New York Times

Partial screen capture of The New York Times' interactive infographic, For the Elderly, Diseases That Overlap

(image: The New York Times)

Modern Oil and Gas Extraction Methods | Ria Novosti

Partial screen capture of Ria Novosti's interactive infographic Modern Oil and Gas Extraction Methods

(image: Ria Novosti)

The complete history of Social Media | Avalaunch Media

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic The complete history of Social Media

(image: Avalaunch Media)

A hierarchy of better living | The Montreal Gazette

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic A hierarchy of better living

(image: Roberto Rocha | The Montreal Gazette)

Inequality and New York’s subway | The New Yorker

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Inequality and New York's subway

(image: New Yorker)

History of Oakland Homicides | Inside Bay Area

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic History of Oakland Homicides

(image: Daniel Willis | Inside Bay Area)

Texas Health Care Lobbying | Texas Tribune

Partial screen capture of Texas Tribune's interactive infographic 83rd Legislative Session Bills

(image: Texas Tribune)

The decline of divorce rates | Total Divorces

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic The decline of divorce rates

(image: Total Divorce)

Red Alert | The Wall Street Journal

Partial screen capture of The Wall Street Journal's interactive graphic, Red Alert

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

Story of a Knight | Cartesiani

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Story of a knight

(image: Cartesiani)

A Decade of Climate Change in the Guardian | Ramiro GĂłmez

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic A Decade of Climate Change in the Guardian

(image: Ramiro GĂłmez)

A city’s Heartbeat | Max Xu, Adrian Vu, Zi Xin Chong

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic, A city's Heartbeat

(image: Max Xu, Adrian Vu, Zi Xin Chong)

Android Errors in Real Time | Bug Sense

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Android Errors in Real Time

(image: Bug Sense)

Texas Health Care Lobbying | Texas Tribune

Partial screen capture of Texas Tribune's interactive infographic Texas Health Care Lobbying

(image: Texas Tribune)

Bits and Pieces | The Wall Street Journal

Partial screen capture of The Wall Street Journal's interactive graphic, Bits and Pieces

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

MLB Integration by team | Ryan Sleeper

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic MLB Integration by team

(image: Ryan Sleeper)

F1 history and champions | La Tercera

 Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic F1 history

(image: La Tercera)

Scatterstates | Mike Travers

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Scatterstates

(image: Mike Travers)

Living New Deal Project Map | Living New Deal

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Living New Deal

(mage: Living New Deal)

(Via Google Maps Mania)

 

The usual contributions from Visual Loop Brasil:

 

Carandiru Massacre | Folha de S. Paulo

Captura de tela do infográfico interativo da Folha de SP, Massacre do Carandiru

(imagem: Folha de SP)

The Chinese race for natural resources | Expresso

Captura de tela do infográfico interativo do Expresso,A corrida chinesa aos recursos naturais mundiais

(imagem: Expresso)

 

And now, last week’s featured graphics:

 

Personal Space | CNN

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Personal Space

(image:CNN )

(Via Flowing Data)

Breaking down the 2014 budget | The Washington Post

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Breaking down the 2014 budget

(image:The Washington Post)

China Still Dominates, but Some Manufacturers Look Elsewhere | New York Times

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic China Still Dominates, but Some Manufacturers Look Elsewhere

(image: New York Times)

North Korea v South Korea: every incident mapped | The Guardian

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic North Korea v South Korea every incident mapped

(image: The Guardian)

Global CO2 Emissions | Carlos Bonardi

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Global CO2 Emissions

(image: Carlos Bonardi)

Masters 2013 hole-by-hole guide | Independent

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Masters 2013 hole-by-hole guide

(image: Independent)

Tax burden for the Dow 30 drops | Washington Post

 

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Tax burden for the Dow 30 drops

(image: Washington Post)

When Birds and Planes Collide | Kelly Martin

 

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic When Birds and Planes Collide

(image: Kelly Martin)

Crime in Canberra | Scott Hannaford

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Crime in Canberra

(image: Scott Hannaford)

Margaret Thatcher’s funeral | The Guardian

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Margaret Thatcher's funeral

(image: The Guardian)

Margaret Thatcher: Iron Lady | The Wall Street Journal

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Margaret Thatcher  Iron Lady

(image: The Wall Street Journal)

Baseball ticket prices | David Yanofsky

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Baseball ticket prices

(image: David Yanofsky)

(Via Flowing Data)

Flight Connections

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Flight Connections

(image: Google Maps Mania)

(Via Google Maps Mania)

How to quit Facebook?

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic How to quit Facebook?

(image: How to quit Facebook?)

Augusta National course guide | The Telegraph

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Augusta National course guide

(image: The Telegraph)

Internet use in France | Journal du Net

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Internet use in France

(image: Journal du Net)

Hunger Map | World Food Program

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Hunger Map

(image: World Food Program)

(Via Google Maps Mania)

Visualising The North Korean Threat | Design by Soap

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Visualising The North Korean Threat

(image: Design by Soap)

UK’s austerity map | The Financial Times

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic UK's austerity map

(image: The Financial Times)

Darkfall World Map | Darkfall Unholy Wars

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Darkfall World Map

(image: Darkfall Unholy Wars)

(Via Google Maps Mania)

The Scale of the President’s Budget | The New York Times

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic The Scale of the President’s Budget

(image: The New York Times)

Brooklyn Beat | BKLYNR

Brooklyn Beat

North Korea v South Korea in figures | The Guardian

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic North Korea v South Korea in figures

(image: The Guardian)

DfID, its worldwide reach, and the problem with aid to Pakistan | The Telegraph

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic DfID, its worldwide reach, and the problem with aid to Pakistan

(image: The Telegraph)

Immigration Lobbying in Congress, 2007-2012 | Sunlight Foundation

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Immigration Lobbying in Congress, 2007-2012

(image: Sunlight Foundation)

Stash Your Cash | Center for Public Integrity

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Stash Your Cash

(image: Center for Public Integrity)

Top 10 concentrations claim over half of students | The Brown Daily Herald

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Top 10 concentrations claim over half of students

(image: The Brown Daily Herald)

Where are Quebec’s Anglos? | CBC

Partial screen capture of the interactive infographic Where are Quebec's Anglos

(image: CBC)

(Via Google Maps Mania)

Real estate detective | Folha de S. Paulo

Captura de tela parcial do infográfico interativo Detetive dos imóveis

(imagem: Folha de S. Paulo)

Agriculture in Portugal | Dinheiro Vivo

Captura de tela parcial do infográfico interativo Agricultura em Portugal

(imagem: Dinheiro Vivo)

 

We’ll return next week with another selection of interactive graphics, so feel free to send us the links to your works through Twitter or Facebook.

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