Reddit user academiaadvice
maps the rate of gun homicides per 100,000 residents by state from 2007 to 2016 (above).
showing, by state, the rate of gun ownership. Note that the two maps do not precisely correlate. [both via Business Insider’s map Boing Boing]
of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida—where last week’s shooting took place—and its surrounding area. The Washington Post has maps
Gerrymandering isn’t just about congressional districts. Earlier this month,
—and whether they simply reflect existing neighbourhood racial segregation, exacerbate it, or reduce it. Because they can do any one of these things. [ Vox’s Alvin Chang explored how school district borders are drawn Dave Smith]
The Royal Scottish Geographical Society’s
Playground Map Project has been around since 2011; its aim is to provide a painted six-by-eight-metre world map to every school in Scotland that has playground space for one. [ NLS Maps]