John Nelson

John Nelson is a cartographer and designer in Lansing, Michigan. As the User Experience & Mapping Manager at IDV Solutions, John helps Fortune 500 and governmental clients integrate and visualize data, concentrating on the intersection of time and place. He is a regular speaker at GeoScience and technology conferences and writes about usability, design, and visualization at When he’s not doing these things, John revels amidst a lively whirlwind of family, chickens, and gardens.

Here’s the global perspective we’re missing: Earth is breathing

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