Archive for: Basel workshop at HeK

Red Meat District

14 Jan
January 14, 2016

Investigating the region of origin for Swiss sex workers.

Energy Mix

14 Jan
January 14, 2016

Only 15% of the energy consumed in Switzerland comes from renewable sources.

Melt Down

14 Jan
January 14, 2016

Will Switzerland become an island when the polar ice caps melt?

Swiss Unroll

14 Jan
January 14, 2016

Dave Garbutt

How international is Switzerland – back then and now? This “Swiss un-roll” compares counts of Mother tongues (Swiss vs non-Swiss) for each canton (or Bezirk and Gemeinde) in each of four years (1970, 1980, 1990 and 2000) in Basel Land. The data were downloaded from http://bfs.admin.ch/ theme 40.1 using the STAT-TAB pages.

Antidepressives Randenrisotto

14 Jan
January 14, 2016

Opes Helvetia

14 Jan
January 14, 2016

Lisa Fischer

In Switzerland, 10% of the people own 72% of the wealth. “Opes Helvetia” is a luscious representation of wealth inequality in Switzerland, made with chocolate, banana, and edible gold leaf.

Onionland

14 Jan
January 14, 2016

Sabine Himmelsbach

How much do people in different countries use Tor for anonymized internet access? This data dish visualizes levels of encryption in onion layers.