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Terroir vs Provenance & the whisky transparency debate

Terroir

From the French word terre – ‘land’

Meaning: The complete natural environment in which a particular wine is produced, including factors such as the soil, topography, and climate or the characteristic taste and flavour imparted to a wine (or whisky?) by the environment in which it is produced. 876 more words

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"A Glimpse of the Garden at Sunshine Cottage": Una Nixson Hopkins' Model Neighbors

In 1911 Una Nixson Hopkins published her only novel, A Winter Romance in Poppy Land (Boston: Richard G. Badger).  Remembered now largely as an architect and interior designer, as well as a… 1,869 more words

Manuscripts

SenseMap: Supporting Browser-based Online Sensemaking through Analytic Provenance (VAST 2016)

The paper is accepted by the VAST 2016 conference!

The paper introduced a new tool called SenseMap that help users with online sensemaking for daily tasks such as find a camera, book a holiday, etc. 28 more words

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TimeSets: Timeline visualisation for provenance-based big data sensemaking (2016, £100k)

A data visualisation project to address the data quality and lineage issues in sensemaking using provenance, using the TimeSet technique.

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VALCRI - Visual AnaLytics for sense-making in CRiminal Intelligence analysis (2014-2018, €13 million)

This is a very large project funded by the European Commission, with about 20 partners and 100 personnel in many EU countries. The goal is to develop the next generation visual analytics system to address the Big Data challenges in the policing and criminal intelligence analysis.

http://valcri.org/

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Friday Feast - On Food, #22, 2016

“Just like becoming an expert in wine–you learn by drinking it, the best you can afford–you learn about great food by finding the best there is, whether simple or luxurious. 241 more words

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