Waterunderground is an interactive visualization of global ground-water fluctuations on a monthly basis from 2002 to present.
It was built with the infamous Three.js.
Navigation is located in the footer.
The data used is from NASA’s Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (GRACE), freely available here and courtesy of the UC Center for Hydrologic Modeling.
Flood Map 3D Simulation
A web-based flood simulation is developed for navigating over the flood inundation map of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. More here.
More videos from Ibrahim Demir of the Iowa Flood Center
OpenScalesGL is the HTML5/WebGL version of the ActionScript-based “rich mapping” framework. The video below is a preview of what’s coming in summer 2012.
Another video, Desktop Firefox (Youtube).
ReadyMap Web SDK
Nokia Maps 3D WebGL Beta
100% 3D maps, 0% plug-in, currently in beta.
Tip: Try zooming in a bit to Cape Town or New York and click on the label. It beautifully zooms in and goes into more detail. Very nice.
USGS Texture Blending demo
WebGL Nature Scene
A WebGL nature scene based upon NVIDIA’s Nature demo project.
- Multi-layered Terrain
- Waving Grass with Countless Blades
- Realistic Water Simulation with Reflection and Refraction
- Dynamic Cloudy Sky Dome
- Flying Birds with Flocking Behaviour