This is a preliminary result of the network of retweets with the hashtag #jan25 at February 11 2011, at the time of the announcement of Mubarak’s resignation. If you retweeted someone, or has been retweeted, it is possible that your username is one of these tinny points (or maybe a bigger one?).
A zoomable infographic of Obama’s 2012 Budget Proposal. How 3.7 trillion will be spent.
In 1986, a year after digital CDs widely debuted, vinyl records still accounted for 14 percent of all data on Earth, with audiocassettes holding an additional 12 percent.
Thomas Goetz is Executive Editor at Wired and gave a great presentation at TEDMED about redesigning medical records so people can actually read them. I was having a discussion about this very subject with my doctor when I had my last physical.
Related: If you missed the issue of Wired featuring the redesign of blood tests, you can see that on the Information Is Beautiful blog, which you should be reading anyway.