On May 15 2014 the EPA released a proposal that would significantly decrease the emissions released, in tons per year (TPY), by petroleum refineries. Their goals include lowering the total tons of toxic air pollutants (SOx, NOx, CO and other pollutants) and volatile organic compounds (VOCs) by 5,600 tpy and 52,000 tpy, respectively. These reductions […]

New York City’s greenhouse gas emissions as one-ton spheres Carbon Visuals is a multidisciplinary team that produces “concrete visualizations” of carbon data; their work exemplifies the increasing use of data visualization tools, and their representations are done incredibly well. What stood out to me immediately in the above youtube video was the relationship between text and visual representations. […]