City Constellations: Maps Show Human Movement

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San Francisco Bay Area

Credit: Chris Danforth, University of Vermont
A map of human movement in the San Francisco Bay Area. Using geotagged Tweets, researchers found that metro downtowns are full of people who move about…Read More »

more (yellow), while suburban types tend to stay close to home (red).    Less «
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