So…why are you doing this? Note #2 from Better Block Boro

Another little peach for you from my weekend at Better Block Boro in Middlesborough, Kentucky.  You ever known a med student?  They're stressed all the time!  But here's three from the medical school at Lincoln Memorial University  (and there were a lot more) pulling on long underwear and work gloves to help clean up an …

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Tactical Economy? Note #1 from Better Block Boro

I'm still trying to get dug out from my whirlwind experience in Middlesborough, Kentucky, this weekend as part of the Better Block Boro event.  But to start with, I wanted to share with you this video with Mike Lydon, of Street Plans Collaborative.  Mike was helping Middlesborough's volunteers with a series of "tactical interventions," and …

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Google Public Data Explorer

dvdmerwe: Google Public Data Explorer - Interesting Stats based on Publicly Published DataSearch through databases from around the world, including the World Bank, OECD, Eurostat and the U.S. Census Bureau. After you find what you want, filter through categories to make graphs with the axes you want. Google’s Public Data Explorer then displays the data …

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