Geography Bee on NatGeo tonight

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A quick, and last minute, reminder that the 2013 National Geographic Bee finals will be televised tonight. Head over to NatGeo at 7:00PM EDT to watch live or catch one of the replays later. This year’s 10 finalists are: Tuvya Bergson-Michelson, California Pranit Nanda, Colorado Ricky Uppaluri, Georgia Conrad Oberhaus, Illinois Sathwik Karnik, Massachusetts Neha […]

GIS and Oklahoma Disaster

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Many geospatial professionals, such as those on the GIS Stack Exchange, have asked what they can do with geospatial technologies to help in the aftermath of the tornadoes in Oklahoma or for other disasters.  There are several crisis maps online including Google’s Oklahoma Crisis Map and ESRI’s Public Information Map.  The American Red Cross has the Safe and Well […]