Rocket Science 101 from NASA

Posted on Posted in general, space (not spatial)

As we all know, rockets are what launch the remote sensing satellites that many of us depend on for our geospatial data into orbit. So, while not strictly geography-related, rocket science is still essential and now NASA is giving everyone a chance to be a rocket scientist with their Rocket Science 101 website. You can […]

Google’s Summer of Green Map Guides

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Google, in conjunction with Earth Day Network, has released a series of Google Maps mashups for five US cities (Las Vegas, Los Angeles, New York, Orlando, and San Francisco) that offer vacationers environmentally friendly attractions and facilities. Each city also has a video tour available. So make every day EarthDay (yes, I had to go […]