This is part of a journey to learn to visualise what a water conscious city looks like, to help everyday people to thrive in water scarce environments. This is the goal of the AquaSavvy campaign and underscores my academic work at the Future Water Institute.
So far I’m learning how to work with RHINO and GRASSHOPPER. Baby steps. 🙂
Continue reading “A foray into Geodesign”
YAAASSS!!! What? No, it just worked! Nooooooo
Using the Raw HTML plugin, and the raw/raw tags, I put in my html code for my sankey flow diagram. In preview, it worked! But once I published it, it didn’t. The good news is that I know the code works. The bad news is it looks like either wordpress or this plugin is buggy – and its page warns about this. So I went to have a cuppa tea (in lieu of a frustrated cry), and now I’m going to try other raw html plugins.
Continue reading “Raw html in worldpress for d3.”
Why? We’re in drought, so we don’t have water to flush toilets. The nutrients in shit should be re-used, and that is difficult when we dilute it with loads of water and mix it with god knows what else to be shipped off somewhere to be so-called ‘treated’. Also, flushing toilets mean we are flushing nutrients into receiving water bodies (even with excellent wastewater treatment, we’re still not doing well enough). So flushing is just a stupid idea. More about this in a presentation (pdf, 5MB) I recently gave. Continue reading “Jouissance toilet 2.0 – the foam flush”
After getting stuck on getting a squishy collision, I decided to go back to basics by following step by step this blog. Continue reading “the hello world of d3”
(who got the movie reference?)
Cape Town is in the worst drought ever, and asides from all the panic this is generating some lovely publicity for the dry toilet. I’m getting a lot of emails.
Here’s the short version of my replies:
Continue reading “Toilet-love in the time of drought”
Earlier I succeeded, finally, in making a donut. Before I trust my own data, I’m adamant to make something pretty – the first tut’s example (thanks Mike Bostock!), to be precise. This has to do with figuring out the deal with commas. Continue reading “Today a donut, tomorrow the world! Another adventure in D3”
Howdy. I’m still trying to work in my model into an interactive data driven doc (D3) in wordpress. Some thoughts on my interim blog (https://indiebio.wordpress.com/visual-data/) and once I’ve got it all down I’ll neaten it up and create it’s own page. Continue reading “(still) learning how to do D3 in wordpress…”