Geography, class, and fate: Passengers on the Titanic.
A century ago the Titanic collided with an iceberg in the North Atlantic and sank. Mapping travelers’ hometowns reveals the immigrant status of most third-class passengers, who also suffered the highest fatality rate.
A very cool interactive “story” map from Esri. Check out: where passengers were from, how many people were on their life boats, if they survived, and more.
From a flash-mob Angry Birds dance-off by middle- and high-school students, to crazy ways to market your start-up (light-up hair and fake mustaches, oh my!), SXSWi was absolutely fantastic…
….if not a little weird at times.
We’ll make you feel like you’re there, y’all.
…Anyone else see something terribly disturbing about this?
[via @wired instagram]:
SXSW, YOU WILL NOT BEAT US! BRING ON THE PARTY!
….and the aspirin-infused bloody marys.