Reproducible Cartography Tips in R: Water Lines

Following up on my previous post on inner glows, I am going to talk about water lines. This is a style that uses similar calculations for a similar goal,...

Reproducible Cartography Tips in R: Inner Glow

Libraries to load library(osmdata) # gathering data library(tidyverse) # wrangling data...

NYT-style urban heat island maps

One of my favorite strategies for learning more about data visualization is to try to recreate other work. This is especially true for maps! I recently came across a New...

Saint Paul park users love to bike, but not to fish

I’ve been attending Saint Paul Public Library’s data parties to help community members learn more about how to use the open data provided by the city and

Data-driven design in 'Curious City: In, Out, Above, Beyond Saint Paul'

Data-driven design & inspiration I’ve recently become more interested in the artistic side of data visualization and cartography. Data-driven design is also sometimes called information design. In this post...