A data geek’s view of Sandy – Eugene mapping firm Moonshadow intersects the hurricane’s path with data from the US Census.

Putting a human face on car crashes: a body artist paints 17 models into the form of a crashed car. A nifty YouTube video of the process—and why crashes matter—here.


Two documentaries I’ll be watching when they come out: Chasing Ice and Midway. Watch the trailers to see just how powerful film can be in describing the damage we are doing to our planetary home.

An amazing infographic displaying the entire ideological history of the US Congress.


November is Native American Heritage Month. Learn some history and celebrate Native voices.