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Could Twitter help urban planners improve transport networks?

Data-mapping expert Eric Fischer has used geolocated Tweets to find the most frequently travelled routes in US cities. Could this sort of data be used to plan transit systems in the future?

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Who Knows What When (Writing Worksheet Wednesday)

I'm pretty sure 90% of my plot holes come about because I can't remember who knows what when.

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Badass furniture and interior design (22 photos)

a sink in the shape of a shell... I like this... reminds me of the beach!

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This NASA image shows NGC 5194. M51's stretch of over 60,000 light-years dwarf its companion galaxy, NGC 5195. Credit: Hubble Space Telescope, NASA.

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Here’s a fresh take on a complex set of data. What if you took all the statistics about everyone in the world and boiled it all down into one question: what if the world was just 100 people? What if you took the billions and billions of people on Earth and made it so only 100 people could represent them? You’d get some super-simplified but interesting stats, that’s for sure.

14 Amazing Infographics Bound To Blow Your Mind

Here’s a fresh take on a complex set of data. What if you took all the statistics about everyone in the world and boiled it all down into one question: what if the world was just 100 people? What if you took the billions and billions of people on Earth and made it so only 100 people could represent them? You’d get some super-simplified but interesting stats, that’s for sure.

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Coffee Truffles

Every mum deserves chocolates, and these hand rolled coffee truffles are delicious served with after dinner coffee or as a special treat at anytime. They also make a perfect gift.

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Infographics: How to Strike the Elusive Balance between Data and Visualization

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It's Nice That | Morag Myerscough talks us through her Somerset House Big Bang Data graphics

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