Watch The Scottish Independence Race As A Real Time Twitter Map


Thanks to the ardent Yes campaigners of Optimo for alerting us to this- some computer genius has now made it possible to watch how the Scottish Independence Referendum is unfolding over social media, using a map of England flashing up pro/ against independence hastags in real time. There's a still of the map below- doubtless everyone will be shocked to see that the No's are firmly clustered in the South East, whilst the red Yes's are flying in thick and fast in Scotland. Does it mean anything? Maybe not, but it's kind of hypnotic to watch a country pulling itself apart … Click on the image to see the map operating in real time