Friday April 24, 2015



Blogger Christian Pearson created this interactive map "Every UFO sighting since 1933", using data from the National UFO Reporting Center.

He used CartoDB to produce the map.

(Source: GeoAwesomeness)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Friday Apr 24, 2015  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Thursday April 23, 2015



Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School have joined forces to create HealthMap.

This particular map takes a look at the Ebola Outbreak.

(Source: HealthMap)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Thursday Apr 23, 2015  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share
Wednesday April 22, 2015



The National Energy Board recently released this interactive Pipeline Incident Map.

The map shows occurrences that involve:

  • Fatalities and serious injuries
  • Fire or explosions
  • Release of gas
  • Release of a liquid
  • Other

Users can also filter the map by incident type, province and significant incidents only. Data is available for 2008 to present.

Read more at the CBC.

(Source: Canadian Geographers)

Posted by Sherri Sunstrum in MAPS/ATLAS on Wednesday Apr 22, 2015  Comments [0]  Bookmark and Share

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