Global Arms Trade Visualized

Tolles Spielzeug von Googles Chrome-Experiments: Eine WebGL-Datenvisualisierung des globalen Waffenhandels: Small Arms and Ammunition – Imports and Exports (via Geekosystem). Aus dem PDF zum Dings:

The mapping arms data (MAD) visualization of small arms, light weapons and ammunition transfers was produced by Google as part of the Google Ideas INFO (Illicit Networks, Forces in Opposition) Summit with support from the Igarape Institute and data provided by the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) small arms database. The PRIO database contains more than 1 mllion records of exports and imports of small arms, light weapons and ammunition across 250 states and territories between 1992 and 2010.