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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 496

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 496
18 January 2015

Main Topic: Early-in-the-year news roundup

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    Music

  • Black Boxes by Sarah Donner

  • News

  • Adjusting our understanding of sea-level rise
  • Citizen scientists use Landsat images to help identify floating kelp forests
  • NASA satellite sensors capture images of lost Beagle 2
  • OpenStreetMap’s Mapazonia project
  • SpaceX founder wants a high-speed ‘space internet’
  • FAA continues issuing exemptions for UAV’s
  • FME 2015 released
  • Two new schools accredited for Geoint certificates
  • Geospatial Technology Skills Competition returns!
  • Azavea’s Summer of Maps 2015 now accepting applications

  • Web Corner

  • International Map Year 2015-16

  • Events Corner

  • GI Forum: 7-10 July, Salzburg, Austria, Abstract deadline February 1
  • FOSS4G Europe: 14-17 July, Como, Italy, Submissions by February 25
  • Digital Earth: 5-9 Oct, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, Abstracts by April 17
  • GIS Pro: 18-22 Oct, Spokane, WA, Submissions by March 2
  • Applied Geography Conference: 4-7 November, San Antonio, TX