Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Measuring Cup (Brisbane 1887 - 2015)

Whitelaw, Mitchell


One of the key challenges in understanding environmental change is revealing trends over long time-scales. Measuring Cup is an attempt to compress the timescale of human-induced climate change into a small, handheld object. Measuring Cup is a data-form based on some 150 years of monthly average temperatures for Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. Each year forms a single horizontal layer, with the radius of each layer based on the temperature value. A higher temperature gives a larger radius. One...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2016
Type: Creative work
Source: Out of Hand: Materialising the Digital


File Description SizeFormat Image
Measuring cup Brisbane.pdf427.68 kBAdobe PDF    Request a copy

Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator