Tag Archives: Mapping

Mapping the World’s Coal Capacity

Center for Data Innovation: “Climate news publication Carbon Brief has created several data visualizations mapping the location and capacity of the world’s coal power plants. An interactive timeline map allows users to scroll from 2000-2017 to see where plants are … Continue reading

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Mapping out Oklahoma positions with approaching medical marijuana reform initiative vote

This recent article from Religion News Service, headlined "In red-state Oklahoma, marijuana ballot question splits people of faith," provides a great look at the range of perspectives on marijuana reform in Oklahoma with only weeks before a big initiative vote. … Continue reading

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CMS Posts Update of Medicare Part D Opioid Prescribing Mapping Tool

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) released an updated version of the Medicare Part D opioid prescribing mapping tool, providing an interactive, web-based resource that presents geographic comparisons- at the state, county, and ZIP code levels – of … Continue reading

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Can mapping conflict data explain, predict and prevent violence? – BBC News

That night he wrote an algorithm on his laptop that connected the locations of cities and towns, and mapped them against data about conflict sourced from The Global Terrorism Database and The Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO)."The results were amazing," … Continue reading

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Mapping Unemployment Rates and Job Losses

The Center for American Progress has published an interactive state-by-state map of unemployment rates and on job losses using BLS data from February 2005-February 2009. Play the timelines to view the rapid increases in recent months. Hat tip to Poverty… … Continue reading

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