Business Outsider

Jul 28

theeconomist:

Remembrance: A chart of the first world war’s casualties on the centenary of the outbreak

theeconomist:

Remembrance: A chart of the first world war’s casualties on the centenary of the outbreak

(via fastcompany)

During WWII the primary Japanese city for the second A-bomb escaped fate by their steel workers buring coal tar -

Jul 27

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mapsontheweb:

Reduction in the size of the Aral Sea from 1960 to 2008

mapsontheweb:

Reduction in the size of the Aral Sea from 1960 to 2008

(Source: cartographersguild.com)

mapsontheweb:

Global Unemployment Rates in Percent, 2013
yaph:

This map shows unemployment rates for the world’s countries for the year 2013 based on data from the International Labor Organization. See the code to retrieve and process the data in this IPython notebook.


The image was created from this D3.js based map. It shows the individual values on mouseover and can be zoomed by clicking a country.


Moreover, in the Web version you can choose data for other years between 1991 and 2019 from the Choose dataset dropdown in the top menu. The numbers for 2014 and above are projected.

mapsontheweb:

Global Unemployment Rates in Percent, 2013

yaph:

This map shows unemployment rates for the world’s countries for the year 2013 based on data from the International Labor Organization. See the code to retrieve and process the data in this IPython notebook.

The image was created from this D3.js based map. It shows the individual values on mouseover and can be zoomed by clicking a country.

Moreover, in the Web version you can choose data for other years between 1991 and 2019 from the Choose dataset dropdown in the top menu. The numbers for 2014 and above are projected.

(Source: reddit.com)

spaceexp:

Энергия-Буран
Source: space19811

spaceexp:

Энергия-Буран

Source: space19811

mapsontheweb:

US Military and CIA interventions since World War 2.

mapsontheweb:

US Military and CIA interventions since World War 2.

(Source: williamblum.org)

spaceexp:

Detail from a “NASA FACTS” Apollo poster
Source: saturnvphotog

spaceexp:

Detail from a “NASA FACTS” Apollo poster

Source: saturnvphotog

http://sciencesoup.tumblr.com/post/93062145815/the-law-of-independent-assortment-but-all-of-the -

sciencesoup:

The Law of Independent Assortment

But all of the above only describe what happens when we follow one particular gene through the cross. Mendel also observed the ratios of different characters as they were crossed together—such as following colour and shape, knowing that round peas are dominant…

Jul 19

fastcompany:

Add a little humanity to your commercialism: Project Gregory outfits grid-connected billboards with everything a person might need to survive.
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fastcompany:

Add a little humanity to your commercialism: Project Gregory outfits grid-connected billboards with everything a person might need to survive.

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