Gallery: Kinetic Map Shows Real-Time Wind Speeds in the US During Hurri...


HINT.FM‘s real-time map of wind speeds in the US is a useful tool to help us better understand the wind’s power and potential. The kinetic map was developed by Fernanda Viégas and Martin Wattenberg, who are exploring ways that data set in graphical form can help us think better collectively. The above image shows the powerful gusts that encircled the east coast as Hurricane Sandy made landfall last night.

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  1. Egalitare March 29, 2012 at 8:09 pm

    Is this 50m data?

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