Posts Tagged ‘humanities’

June 18th, 2012 - 1:01 am § in Humanities

Wednesday – Humanities

Web Design Evolution: Two Decades of Innovation Socially, how we communicate with each other over the web has had an enormous impact on us, how we communicate, do business, and play. The web has come a long way since Tim Berners-Lee created the first website way back in 1991. Here’s an infographic[...]

April 20th, 2011 - 1:01 am § in Humanities

Interactive Infographic of the World’s Best Countries

This is one of the best infographics I’ve seen.  You select from among the countries, arranged by a ranking index.  The graphic shows the rating for each of the following categories of national health: education, health, quality of life, economic dynamism, and political environment. Like wit[...]

April 13th, 2011 - 1:01 am § in featured, Humanities

A History of the World in 100 Seconds

This is a wonderful video infographic that represents written history from 499BC to the present. Wikipedia includes 14,238 articles with historic events and map coordinates. As part of Mat Patterson’s History Hackaday, Gareth Lloyd and Tom Martin constructed this dramatic show. From GarethR[...]

April 6th, 2011 - 1:01 am § in featured, Humanities

Youth Movement

The world may never have been so mobile, and the shifting demographics will certainly affect the future of various parts of the world. So where are the young moving and how much skill and knowledge (education) are they carrying with them? This collaboration between GOOD and Column Five Media seeks t[...]