Using Sound to Represent Uncertainty in UKCP09 Data with Google Maps API

This webpage contains information for the article by Nick Bearman, Phil Jones & Andrew Lovett published in Atmospheric Science Letters.

Access a copy of the article

The article is available for download from Atmospheric Science Letters. If your library / institution does not subscribe to it, email me (n.bearman 'at' and I will happily send you a copy.

The Supporting Information is avaliable at:

View a demonstration video of the sonification technique

Below are two videos showing the sonification technique. Remember to have either speakers turned on or headphones plugged in to hear the sound element. Unfortunately the interactive map no longer works with currently versions of Firefox and the Google Maps API.

Example of Map 2 (VSVS) from Nick Bearman on Vimeo.

Example of Map 3 (VS) from Nick Bearman on Vimeo.

Download the source code & flow charts

The source code is available to download. Please vist ShareGeo to download the Sonification case study.

The flow charts showing the program flow are available to download (Word .docx, 35KB).

If you any questions, I am happy to help - please email n.bearman 'at'