From Kiln, you can see movements of the global merchant fleet over the course of 2012, overlaid on a bathymetric map. You can also see a few statistics such as a counter for emitted CO2 (in thousand tonnes) and maximum freight carried by represented vessels (varying units). Created by London-based data visualisation studio Kiln and…
This visualization was created by Emil Johansson, a Chemical Engineering student currently living in Gothenburg, Sweden. He is passionate about many things including photography, the web, chemistry and the works of J.R.R. Tolkien. His pet project is LotrProject, a website dedicated to visualizing the works of Tolkien on the web.