Tornado Tracks by Year, 1950 – 2011

Sourced from sixty-one years of NOAA data, tornado tracks are flip-booked through 61 years in 30 seconds.  Brightness of the track is tied to tornado severity. Check the source for high resolution visualizations by season, severity, or all together for a revealing illustration of regional risk:
These images were generated in Visual Fusion.

Microsoft ChronoZoom: Big History with Big Data

There are thousands of digital libraries, archives, collections and repositories and no easy way to find these datasets for teaching, learning and research.  To truly bridge humanities and sciences and pull them out of their silos we need a dynamic cloud based data visualization tool where educators, researchers and students can easily consume, compare and understand the history of the cosmos, earth, life and humanity.  Where they can easily consume rich media sets like: audio, video, text, pdfs, charts, graphs and articles in one place and discover new possibilities.

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