2012-2013 Premier League was just ended on 19 May 2013 with Manchester United as the Champion this season. An interactive UK map is created for showcasing the result that icon in larger size represents higher ranking.
The 21st season of the Premier League began on 18 August 2012 and ended on 19 May 2013. On 22 April 2013, Manchester United won their 13th Premier League title and 20th English title overall by defeating Aston Villa at Old Trafford.
This year, the museum community decided to celebrate IMD 2013 around the theme: Museums (Memory + Creativity) = Social Change
More than 30,000 museums are getting ready to celebrate the event in around 100 countries on the five continents, including Canada’s Bank of Canada’s Currency Museum and Mexico’s Museo de la Luz. Visit the museums on this coming Saturday and explore more about our society.
You can now view New Zealand and the Pacific from space in the above clickable Google Map, which is credited to two astronauts who returned to Earth on May 14.
Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield and NASA’s Thomas Marshburn came back to Earth after five months aboard in the International Space Station. Hadfield and Marshburn have shared amazing photos of our planet in the past five months on social media.
Tax Foundation has just posted a heat map about the State Beer Exercise Tax Rate in 2013. Check the following heat map image and you can see the latest tax rate and the ranking within the US for each state.
Actually more details can be inserted to this heat map by adding interactive features, and make the map more lively. Annotations of the State abbreviation can be replaced by tooltips, and details can be added to the map by inserting description box.
The WWF Coral Triangle Global Initiative has created an interactive Google Map for tracking the adult yellowfin tunas in the waters of Mindoro Occidental, Philippines.
The World Wildlife Fund (WWF), cooperated with the Philippine Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR), is doing an experiment about providing data to scientists from pop-up satellite tags that have been attached to adult yellowfin tuna in the Coral Triangle. Four fishes, named Amihan, Badjao, Hagibis and Buhawi, have been tagged, and their detailed information and moving routes can be seen in the tracking map.
Some people have commented that new predators are mainly in Asia and Middle East (e.g. Kim Jongun from North Korea, Xi Jinping from China). Click on the map to get the full picture of the current world politic condition now!
An interactive custom Google Map has been created for displaying the locations where fruits and veggies are free for taking.
The map was created by Caleb Philips and Ethan Welty, who are the avid foragers, in March. There are thousands location has been pinned on the Google Map, and you can see the clustering number when you zoom out the map. You can see the location details by zooming in and click on the marker. Detailed information, e.g. type of plants, best season to pluck the produce, a link to the species profile on the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s website, and any additional advice of accessing the location are also being displayed in the infobox.