Just seven days ago, Knoxville was flooded by historic rainfall, more than five inches on in a day on top of 10 days of continuous rainy days. Here is what it looked like just outside my subdivision. This is the view across the street. The office building was heavily flooded. The parking is about half […]
I participated in a panel Tuesday called “I’m right, you’re wrong–you stupid jerk” or incivility towards journalists on social media. The panel was part of UT’s Social Media Week. Others on the panel discussion were Knoxville sports radio personality Heather Herrington, UT professor Dr. Mark D. Harmon and East Tennessee Society of Professional Journalists President […]
Cool map (or data visualization) from 23andMe of where my relatives, who use the service and have shared their location, are located. Many of these are pretty distant, third cousin or greater, but there is still a DNA connection.
Here is what Google said we searched for in 2018 in many categories. Fascinating.
I’m experimenting with Google Earth Studio, the new web-based animation tool for Google Earth. I suspect it replaces the aging Google Earth Pro desktop program. It certainly appears more powerful. It”s awesome! One issue I had was how to make the animation a video. Studio exports files as JPG frames and Google suggests using Adobe Media […]
This is an interactive chart that will update. Click on a county to get county level trends. (Sorry, this embed doesn’t seem to work anymore because it’s not AMP compliant. I’ve substituted a static image.)