NPR’s Day to Day featured a piece on a GIS project conducted by Amy Hillier of the University of Pennsylvania School of Design. Prof. Hillier’s research mapped low-income neighborhoods in Philadelphia that lacked places to buy healthy food. Her work helped to push through a new initiative to provide subsidies for building supermarkets in neighborhoods that are underserved.
We would like to thank everyone who entered our “Show us your heritage” contest. We will announce the winner on episode 81 and emails the winners soon after.
Next contest revolving around EarthDay will start in a few episodes, so stay tuned for details.