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Global distribution of Wikipedia edits

Erik Zachte, a data analyst at the Wikimedia Foundation, recently put together an impressive, interactive visualization showing the the worldwide distribution of Wikipedia edits. The map allows you to see the location of editors and the time they made each … Continue reading

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History of the world in 100 Seconds (according to wikipedia)

A clever animated visualization created by Gareth Lloyd and Tom Martin. 14,000 Wikipedia articles about historic events are plotted on a map, in the order they occurred. The result is a fascinating, if not slightly biased (towards Europe and the … Continue reading

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