“1945-1998” by Isao Hashimoto
Posted by Arjendu on March 23, 2010
An animated map of the 2053 nuclear explosions since 1945 by the various nuclear powers, un-scrolling in time by compressing a month to a second. Informative, sobering. Wonderful example of using a wide array of visual techniques with quantitative information to tell a compelling story. Courtesy Christopher Tassava.