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This website is an archive of SIDL work from 2004-2014. We have expanded into the
Center for Spatial Research
which includes our work from 2015 forward.
Geographical Review, Craig M. Dalton reviews "Close Up at a Distance."
Urban Tick Blogspot reviews "Close up at a Distance."
"Society and Space," Kurgan, Laura 2013 Close Up at a Distance: Mapping, Technology and Politics, reviewed by Columba Peoples
Exits reviewed in Domus, States of Design 01: Visualization
Atlantic Citylab, How a Map is Like an Op Ed
Bookforum, Ways of Seeing
Streetsblog - The Science (and Maps) Behind Finding Available Citi Bikes and Docks
The Washington Post - The ultimate riddle of supply and demand: bikeshare
Visualising Data - Best of the visualisation web… June 2014
Curbed - Maps Reveal Widespread Imbalances in Citi Bike Stations