Joy Division, Population Surfaces and Pioneering Electronic Cartography

Today’s maps found on the interwebs.

There has been a resurgence of interest in data visualizations inspired by Joy Division’s Unknown Pleasures album cover. These so-called “Joy Plots” are easier to create thanks to the development of the “ggjoy” R package and also some nice code posted using D3.

Found at http://spatial.ly/2017/07/joy-division-population-surfaces-and-pioneering-electronic-cartography/

Written by Gary

Husband, Father, geotechnologist, map geek, coffee addict, Sci-fi fan, UNIX and Mac user.