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Wind and water current maps by van Gogh

posted by Jason Kottke   Mar 29, 2012

A pair of recent info visualizations look as though they were painted by Vincent van Gogh. Wind Map shows the realtime flow of wind over the United States.

Wind map

Perpetual Ocean is a NASA animation of ocean currents around the world.

Would be cool to see both of these rendered through Stamen’s watercolor filter.

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