Have we got another great network for you guys! We can only dream of creating such sophisticated maps and diagrams one day…
One of my super secret network informants tipped me off about this article in Science magazine: basically, what a group of researchers did was map out where a bunch of (historical) celebrities let out their first cry (blue) and where they snuffed it (red). This resulted in this amazing video:
‘Historians tend to focus in highly specialized areas, says Schich. “But our data allow them to see unexpected correlations between obscure events never considered historically important and shifts in migration.’
Yup, that’s what we’re here for, folks. You’re welcome.