is a map to help visualize
Twitter data in New York City
during Hurricane Sandy.
Start here by either selecting
a word from the word-cloud
- or -
typing a word or phrase into the search box:
explore tweets in NYC during the week of Hurricane Sandy...
Choose a word...
...or search a word
A project by Chris Cantey @ChrisCantey, Morgan Jarocki @morganjarocki and Caroline Rose @cmrRose.
Thanks to John Czaplewski @JJCzaplewski, Andy Woodruff @awoodruff,
Carl Sack @northlandiguana, Rich Donohue @rgdonohue, and Rob Roth @RobertERoth.
Map: Shapefile from Frank Donnelly's NYC Geodatabase
Hexgrid created using Shitij Mehta's Create Hexagons toolbox for ArcGIS
Format conversion using Josh Livni's Shape Escape
Wordcloud Generator by Jason Davies @jasondavies
UW-Madison Geography 575, Spring 2013