Solar Beat: Solar system music box

Article: Solar Beat: Solar system music box

Solar Beat is a clever and fun visualization built by Luke Twyman and it is “a simple ambient musicbox, with sounds generated using the orbital frequencies of our solar system.” Enjoy! [Via]

Visualizing Twitter

Article: Visualizing Twitter

Mashable, the blog about social media, has compiled a list of cool Twitter visualizations. Below is a video example of Just Landed, a geo-visualization of tweets containing the words “Just landed in…” As Mashable explains, “It finds the tweets containing the phrase, checks for the location they¹ve landed in, and the location they were sent…