Tag: 3D

EPCs in 3D — Help needed!

Buildings in Manchester City Centre (not) coloured according to their energy rating I was going through the recently-released energy performance certificate data, and wanted to join the ranks of people who’ve made awesome things with the data. One of the things I

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Open data in Bristol goes 3D

Bristol City Council is not unknown for its commitment to open data. So far it has been building up open data resources in 2 distinct locations: its dedicated open data site and profiles – its data and maps resource about

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5 days, 3 projects – An amazing week in local Open Data

It’s been an incredible week for open data projects in Bath and North East Somerset. Three amazing pieces of work shipped and we are so excited that we’ve just had to tell everyone about it. In no particular order, this

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Machinery Of Data – MOD – Open for entry

If open data is your thing and you have a creative edge, then the Machinery of Data (MOD) competition is for you. MOD is a data driven competition that merges open data with hardware and art.  Some examples include: A 3D

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ESA’s cool new interactive comet visualization tool based on amateur imaging work with open data

A terrific new visualization tool for comet 67/P Churyumov-Gerasimenko demonstrates the value of sharing mission image data with the public. The browser-based tool lets you spin a simulated 3D view of the comet and change lighting conditions to simulate Rosetta’s

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BGS communications dashboard for July 2015

Here is a round up of metrics for July 2015. For all social media, the item shown is the most popular this month. Press release 3D geological models in Minecraft. Following on from the scale model of Great Britain, BGS

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CAA-UK 2015, University of Bradford

Here are the videos from CAAUK in March. A bit about the conference- CAA-UK aims to encourage communication between UK-based archaeologists, mathematicians and computer scientists in order to stimulate research and promote best practice in computational and mathematical approaches to

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