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Mapping Stereotypes

Mapping Stereotypes
Atlas of Prejudice: The Complete Stereotype Map Collection Get your copy on: Amazon US / Amazon UK / Amazon DE / Amazon FR / Amazon IT / Amazon ES / Amazon Canada / Amazon Japan / Amazon India / Amazon Brazil

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Funny Jokes Pics I'm the Boss... Submitted by: Kevin Dave Finally bmitted by: Damon Wayons Fighter Rising Seas - Interactive: If All The Ice Melted Explore the world’s new coastlines if sea level rises 216 feet. The maps here show the world as it is now, with only one difference: All the ice on land has melted and drained into the sea, raising it 216 feet and creating new shorelines for our continents and inland seas. There are more than five million cubic miles of ice on Earth, and some scientists say it would take more than 5,000 years to melt it all. If we continue adding carbon to the atmosphere, we’ll very likely create an ice-free planet, with an average temperature of perhaps 80 degrees Fahrenheit instead of the current 58.

Typographic Map of New York City Laughing Squid AboutTwitterFacebookHostingContactStore Archive Random RSS Typographic Map of New York City 16th Nov 2010 / 158 notes Founded in 1995 by Scott Beale, Laughing Squid is a blog featuring compelling art, culture & technology, as well as a cloud-based web hosting company. Help support Laughing Squid by hosting your website or WordPress blog with Laughing Squid Web Hosting. Ai WeiWei unveils a new street installation in Örebro, Sweden The world’s most renowned dissident artist, Ai Weiwei created the site-specific installation “Think Different (How to hang workers’ uniforms)” for the excellent OpenArt 2015. The 300-meter long work is a vivid comment on the harsh working conditions faced by factory workers in China, coupled with their mundane and repetitive tasks.The artwork consists of 375 workers’ uniforms, hanged in above and along köpmangatan – translated as Merchants’ Street, the most commercial street in the city of Örebro in Sweden. All the uniforms come from Foxconn Technology group, the largest electronics manufacturer in the world and Apple’s main supplier. Suicide, rioting and occupational fatality have often recurred as a result of the inhumane treatment received by the workers.Continue reading for more detailed images on this striking installation and then make sure to drop your two cents down in our comments section. Images by Sandra Subraian Ekholm

New York's Fashion Industry Reveals a New Truth About Economic Clusters - Elizabeth Currid-Halkett , and Sarah Williams by Elizabeth Currid-Halkett and Sarah Williams | 12:00 PM February 10, 2014 The week before Fashion Week in New York, now underway, is perhaps the busiest in the city’s apparel industry. Frantic designers rush around looking for gold buttons with blue inlay, for seamstresses to make pleats and for patternmakers with spare fabric. They make modifications to dresses in real time under enormous deadline pressures. Yet when eyes eventually fall on the runways, they witness virtually glitch-less shows and talk-of-the-town creativity. How does New York’s fashion industry continually pull off Fashion Week year after year?

How to Celebrate Towel Day Edited by Zack, Ben Rubenstein, Atomic Number 62, Webster and 16 others Douglas Adams, creator of the Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy series, stated in his tome, "Never go anywhere without your towel." On May 14, 2001, one of his fans, D. Clyde Williamson, posted a tribute to Mr. 40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make a point resonate with readers and this collection aims to do just that. Hopefully some of these maps will surprise you and you’ll learn something new. A few are important to know, some interpret and display data in a beautiful or creative way, and a few may even make you chuckle or shake your head.

Infographic of the Day: The Facebook Map of the World Using the connections between friends on Facebook, an intern at the company has created a remarkable map of the world. Paul Butler usually works as a grunt on the data infrastructure engineering team at Facebook, which gives him access to Facebook's mighty data warehouses. Which means his side projects take on a grand scale.

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