Saturday, April 14, 2007

U.S. flight traffic patterns and density

Data from the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is used to create animations of flight traffic patterns and density…
Via Part 1 of Bill Whittle's Seeing the Unseen, an "examination of the value of critical thinking" (Part 2 here). Whittle uses the animation to demonstrate the selective coverage and memory of events that dramatically distorts the perspectives people use to affirm their political beliefs.