After analysing 500,000 articles for country mentions we put together a case study of three underreported countries:
We also put together the full country index, so check it out here:
The globes were created using https://www.react-simple-maps.io and we used http://patientslikeme.github.io/react-calendar-heatmap for the calendar heat maps.
A new version of https://www.react-simple-maps.io/ is out (v.0.11), and we added some really cool new stuff:
— AlbersUSA projection is now properly supported so bring on those US #maps! Example here:
— With the new ZoomableGlobe component you can now easily create interactive SVG globes. Example here:
Make sure to check it out!
If you like it or if you have suggestions/issues etc. let me know. Always looking for feedback 😃 #react
Having some serious fun with https://beta.observablehq.com right now! 😻
I am the creator and maintainer of https://www.react-simple-maps.io, and mainly work in react and d3.
My academic background is in digital humanities with a particular interest in issue mapping for politics. My recent dataviz work has been focused on public health, humanitarianism, as well as a bit of politics.
Great to meet all of you! 😀
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