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Exploring the data We have now got a first version of the CommaBrowser in place. It's very rough, and aims simply to explore the different parts of our data. At this point in the project, the goal is to keep our progress visible as possible, while quickly building up an end-to-end view of how data is collected, stored and explored. The browser is hosted on github at :https://community-atlas…

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The first technical stage of the atlas involves establishing our data schema. We are seeking to create as open a system as possible, and making sure that the underlying data is correct is the key. We will be building our data on top of GeoJSON, a well established standard for sharing geo and mapping data. GeoJSON however is a very general purpose tool, and so, in order to create a set of inter…

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