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A VerySpatial Podcast – Episode 431

A VerySpatial Podcast
Shownotes – Episode 431
October 20, 2013

Main Topic: A Newsy Episode

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  • This week’s podsafe music: “Metro Trains” by Leaving Richmond

  • News

  • Drones used to create detailed 3D map of the Matterhorn
  • India‚Äôs first Mars mission ready for liftoff
  • Astrium releases worldDEM sample from its TerraSAR-X/TanDEM-X mission
  • OS updates – Windows 8.1 upgrade now available, iOS 7 and Android KitKat
  • Latest GPS satellite launch delayed
  • RIT professors teach Rwandan teens mapping and spatial thinking skills
  • DigitalGlobe Foundation

  • Web Corner

  • USGS Earthquake Hazards Program

  • Tip

  • Foldit – solve puzzles for sciencenews

  • Events Corner

  • GeoBusiness 2014: 28-29 May, Islington, UK
  • 71st Annual Meeting of the Eastern Snow Conference: 3-5 June, Boone, NC
  • IGU Commission on Geographic Education International Symposium: 13-16 August, Lisbon, Portugal
  • GIScience 2014: 24-26 September, Vienna, Austria

  • This week, A VerySpatial Podcast is supported by Esri

  • GIS Day will be celebrated worldwide on November 20. Host an event to demonstrate how you use GIS in your daily work and inform others on how geospatial technology helps make the world a better place. Visit gisday.com for more information or to register your GIS Day event.