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H1N1 (Swine Flu): Flu Tracker – A Powerful Tool

May 2, 2009

A very powerful tool for tracking this emerging flu emergency is called Flu Tracker. This map and the data behind it were compiled by Dr. Henry Niman, a biomedical researcher in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, using technology provided by Rhiza Labs and Google.  The map was compiled using data from official sources, news reports and user-contributions and is incredibly comprehensive.

http://flutracker.rhizalabs.com/

Check it out and bookmark it.  Be aware as it grows in popularity sometimes it is a bit slow….it is a web hit!

One Comment leave one →
  1. May 5, 2009 17:34

    I find that the best weapon we have against this is education. Some folks up in Toronto have created an eLearning module about the H1N1 virus that anyone can download. Check it out: http://tinyurl.com/cc3kgg

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