Title: ROFL Emoji (and 3 others) Description: Four emojis, from top left to bottom right, all with circular head, and open, smiling mouth. Grinning face: oval eyes. Grinning face with squinting eyes: squinting eyes as sideways “V” shapes. Face with tears of joy: closed eyes as curved lines, upward eyebrows, one tear on each side … Continue reading What does the Rolling on the Floor Laughing Face (ROFL) emoji look like?
Tactile map 1: Antarctica Map Description: Map of Antarctica with scale lines, showing longitude lines, Antarctic Circle line, and location of Halley VI Research Station. Tactile map 2: A-74 Iceberg Map Description: Detail map of Antarctica showing A-74 Iceberg location, with scale lines, lat/long lines, location of Halley VI Research Station, and labels for Weddell … Continue reading How big was that iceberg that broke off Antarctica in February?
Tactile map 1: Alternative route for shipping while Suez Canal blocked Description: Tactile map of shipping route using Suez Canal and route around Cape of Good Hope. Routes connect Rotterdam, Netherlands to Kaohsiung, Taiwan. Additional information not on tactile graphic: Using Suez Canal: 10,000 nautical miles, 18,520 km, 25.5 days (avg speed) Around Cape of … Continue reading Suez Canal Maps: Where was the Ever Given stuck and what is the main alternative route?
Title: Flattening the Curve. Description: Graph with three lines, x-axis label: Time since first case, y-axis label: Daily number of cases. The first line is a tall curve labeled “Cases without protective measures,” starts at the origin with its peak high on the y-axis. The second line is a short curve labeled “Cases with protective … Continue reading What does Flattening the Curve look like?
Tactile graphic title: US: Daily COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Administered, Dec 21, 2020 – Mar 23, 2021 Description: Braille graph with a plotted line increasing along the x- and y-axes, dipping a few times, reaching just over 2.5 million in mid-March. X-axis is Date (December 21, 2020 – March 23, 2021) with markers for Jan 1, … Continue reading Daily US COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Administered as of March 23