VerySpatial in the AAG Newsletter

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We were mentioned in an article on Geography Awareness Week events (on p9 for those of you who receive the newsletter).  Nothing big but it gets our name out to an audience we haven’t had a chance to push ourselves on yet 🙂 As for those of you visiting from the AAG, welcome and we […]

OGC requesting public comment on geospatial Web Processing Service specification

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The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is requesting public comment on a candidate specification for a geospatial Web Processing Service. This specification was developed to provide a standardized interface for accessing and publishing geospatial processes, which include any calculation or operation which utilizes spatially referenced data. Comments can be submitted via the OGC website, and the […]

A Very Spatial Podcast on ZENcast.com

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Creative is getting into the podcasting thing, and has a new service up and running called ZENcast. We checked it out, and A VerySpatial Podcast is in fact listed in their Educational category So, if you want another place where you can subscribe to our podcast, check out ZENcast.com

National Geographic Award in Mapping

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Undergraduates and Master’s degree students are eligible to apply for the National Geographic Award in Mapping, which consists of a prize of $1200 and National Geographic map products for the winner. The award is administered through the Cartography Specialty Group of the American Association of Geographers, but you do not need to be a member […]