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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 359

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 359
June 3, 2012

Main Topic: Our conversation on the collision of science and politics

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Tell Me Ma” by Murder the Stout
  • News

  • Obama Administration mandates movement to open APIs for government
  • NC lawmakers want to legislate how to estimate sea level rise
  • Senate panel recommends more EnhancedView funding
  • Highest ever resolution image of earth captured by Russian satellite
  • Local comes to Google+
  • TomTom kicks off Map Paradise Project
  • Web Corner

  • The Knotted Line
  • Main Topic

  • This week we offer some of our thoughts on what happens when science and politics collide.
  • Tip of the Week

  • Google World Wonders Project
  • Events Corner

  • International Open Source GIS Conference: 25-28 June, Velp, The Netherlands
  • Esri Latin American User Conference: 4-5 October, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Dimensions 2012/Trimble User Conference: 5-7 November, Las Vegas, NV – Call for papers and Student paper competition
  • International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality: 5-8 November, Atlanta, GA
  • This week, A VerySpatial Podcast is sponsored by Esri

  • The Esri Health GIS Conference will be held August 20-22 in Scottsdale, Arizona. Attend the conference to learn about GIS tools and methods to better understand and improve health and human services. For more information and to register to attend, visit esri.com/healthgis.