10 September 2009

Front End Concerns When Implementing Faceted Search

Rural US Health Insurance Map


(Zoom approach?) Cube Tripling (animation)

Cartifact Gallery of Jan Smits

History of 20th C Art (in Three Paragraphs)

Roger Waters knows a thing or two about walls

Secret to a longer life lies on Easter Island

(Definition) 'Outlier' : may be mere measurement error, or may be actual events of consequence.

9 maps Flickr favorited by this Venezuelan

"Go that way really fast. If something gets in your way, turn!" -Better Off Dead
"...Have you ever been walking down the street and realized that you're going in the complete opposite direction of where you are supposed to be going? But instead of just turning a 180 and walking back in the direction from which you came, you have to first do something like check your watch or phone or make a grand arm gesture and mutter to yourself to ensure that no one in the surrounding area thinks you're crazy by randomly switching directions on the sidewalk?" - ?
"...one of the very best ways of forecasting the future comes from listening to what people tell themselves, and their closest friends, in casual, conversational tones." - TU
"There is never a better measure of what a person is, than what he does when he is absolutely free to choose." - William M. Bulger
"Maps are a form of communication, a universal language that transcends speech and culture. They are intuitively understood to serve as a historical archive of nothing less than mankind''s progress in the world." -Via

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