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This Data Visualization Of Seattle Buses Is Awesome

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I’m a big fan of infrastructure—so much so that I started a Pinterest board recently dedicated to it. Maybe it’s the data geek in me. I just love seeing systems work.

This 24-hour time lapse representation of Seattle’s bus routes is one of the coolest things I’ve seen in a while:

It’s also great at getting the message across. Seattle and King County routes are being threatened right now by gaping service cuts. Watch this video for even just a few seconds, and you start to appreciate how drastic those cuts would look in real life.

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