How-To Geek

100 Years of Earthquakes [Wallpaper]

If loved the tornado-visualization we posted last month, this visualization of a century of earthquakes around the globe will be right up your alley.

Courtesy of the same designer behind the tornado tracks, John Nelson of IDV Solutions, this visualization captures 203,186 magnitude 4 and higher earthquakes that occurred between 1898 and 2003. Hit up the link below to grab a wallpaper-size copy from Flickr.

Earthquakes Since 1989 by Magnitude [via Smithsonian]

Jason Fitzpatrick is warranty-voiding DIYer and all around geek. When he's not documenting mods and hacks he's doing his best to make sure a generation of college students graduate knowing they should put their pants on one leg at a time and go on to greatness, just like Bruce Dickinson. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 07/5/12

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