What’s your graphic CV?

Graphic Designer, Artist, and Geologist Carissa L. Carter has an unusual CV on her website. A graphical CV with interests on the y-axis and time on the x-axis.

Carissa’s Graphical CV

I like this way of presenting how ideas and interests change over time. Maybe focusing even closer on a specific topic, like geology, to explore changing interests in subtopics. Someone with many publications could even generate a graphic like the one above simply from publication topics. How has what you think about changed over the years?

Check out the Carissa’s graphic CV here: http://goo.gl/AieNGf

Also, wanted to highlight a little Geology-As-Art from Carissa’s site. The shoe stratigraphic column. Explore it here: http://goo.gl/ShsWnt

Her website is http://www.snowflyzone.com/

Elegant Visualization of Current Global Earthquakes

Thanks to Matt Hall (@kwinkunksand Jesper Dramsch (@JesperDramsch) for posting this link on Twitter!

Data comes from the USGS Earthquake Hazards program and includes all earthquakes over M 5.5. Created by Boyd Greenfield, check it out here: http://boydgreenfield.com/quakes/