The Last Ride
reed, wood, data
One of the most enduring images of Hurricane
Sandy was the photograph of the
Star Jet Rollercoaster from Seaside Heights, NJ, washed away from its
Its wreck, as seen from the shore, became an ominous and emblematic image
changing weather and ocean conditions due to climate change.
This piece translates weather and ocean data
from Oct 29-30, when Hurricane
Sandy took the last ride on the Star Jet Rollercoaster.