In the Final Synthesis Design Studio, students learn to use information visualization to observe, understand, shape and communicate complex phenomena.
In the third and last part of the course, students repurpose their research for public engagement and use visualisation as a tool to take a stand on a controversial issue. The output is a design tactic that is meant to expose an issue, provoke a dialogue, construct a public around it.
Hate speechThe Anti·Feminist Manifesto
DataficationSchrödinger's Data Box
Food economicsAvocado Market
DataficationWelcome to Cameraville!
AddictionBehind the Label
AddictionThe Opioid Paradoxes
Climate changeThe Great Amazonian Barrage
MigrationNot Only One Malaysia
From the 'lightest' and normalized form of sexism to the harshest misogynist hate-speech the Internet is the place where gender based hate spreads the most. All the words used inside this website are comments and posts shared by real people.
Now Data centers meet a variety of online needs of people living, working and entertainment. With the exponential expansion of the volume of data produced by human activities, as the physical carrier for data processing, exchange and storage, data center has become an increasingly important part of IT sectors.
Avocado is the one of the hottest health food out there right now. Put that green mush on a plate and you’ve got an Instagram-worthy dish and (apparently) a healthy meal. But there’s something you should know: the planet is not meant to grow this many avocados.
This is an explanation guide about the Social Credit System. The Chinese government started this project in 2014 just on a portion of the country and it’s willing to spread the system in all China by 2020.
In the US the use of study drugs has become a common phenomenon that is perceived as to have positive impact on learning and focus abilities. But when students abuse it, it slowly shows its hidden and unknown dark side…
Since the 1990s, the steady growth of prescriptions for opioids has coincided with an increase in victims of legal opiate overdose. Only in 2010, legislative efforts have begun to slow down the number of prescriptions, with no effect on the trend of deaths.
A new age of hydroelectric dams has risen in the Amazon: a mere license prevents Belo Monte, its greatest dam, from operating. Those who live in its shadow are still longing for justice. Is a nation’s energetic prosperity worth the toll? It is up to you to decide in this interactive journey in the Xingu River Basin.
This webpage aims to explore the current scenario, where collaborations between private companies and national agencies are turning space operations into an unprecedented scientific and economic model. Will this new space game might be able to push humans further than ever?
Hate Speech cannot be easily defined, but by agreement it expresses loathing and intolerance. The consequences can range from mere bullying to actual violent events. IT Companies are trying to regulate Hate Speech in different ways. This is hard because it's a controversial phenomenon as it lies in a complex nexus with free speech.
Malaysia has a multi-ethnic, multicultural, and multilingual society. It consists of 3 major ethnicities, Malay(69%), Chinese(23%) and Indian(7%). They have different religious beliefs, they celebrate different festivals and speak their own dialects.