7.3 Earthquake off Fukushima

Developing – major earthquake at 05:59 JST this morning (Nov 22, 2016) off Fukushima, residents urged to evacuate and tsunami warnings placed in effect along the Pacific coast, including in Aomore, Iwate, Miyagi, Ibaraki and Chiba prefectures. Tsunami warnings downgraded …

Safecasting abandoned uranium mines

[Note from the editors: Safecast volunteer BergiX has uploaded quite a few interesting logs from former uranium mining sites in Germany and elsewhere. In the process of checking with him about some of the surprisingly high readings he posted before

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Please join us in Shibuya on 11/3 for a fun workshop on visualizing open data in innovative ways!

E2D3 (Excel to D3.js) is a graph-sharing community enabling everyone to handle and display data. E2D3 has been hosting collaboration events with …

Joi & POTUS talk Safecast

Safecast co-Founder Joi Ito and US President Barack Obama recently talked about the future for an issue of WIRED. Among the topics covered were the value of open data and some of Safecast’s work. Relevant portion begins around 7:00 in …