interesting article about body language visualization technique
,,The New York Times recently examined the body language of the US presidential candidates Barack Obama and Mitt Romney. For the motion capture and gesture recognition they partnered with experts in movement analysis from the the NYU Movement Lab. The signature gestures of each candidate are shown with an interactive video and accompanying visualization,,. from http://datavisualization.ch/
Rootzmap – Mapping the Internet
,,As Philippe Bourcier explains, while he was surfing at NASA website, he realized they were giving out data sets from satellites. Bourcier saw a lot of potential on the provided data and after downloading a set he started doing some analysis and figuring out ways of working with the data. He started doing some maps of the earth, but then he had the idea of making some maps of the Internet. Some of the produced maps are truly engaging visualizations.,, from http://www.visualcomplexity.com/ AS8843-geomap
These 3-D printed sculptures, called blooms, are designed to animate when spun under a strobe light. The placement of the appendages is determined by the same method nature uses in pinecones and sunflowers. You can also make a bloom of your own using Edmark’s instructions.