Land Lines is an experimental online tool that matches drawn gestures on the screen with landforms extracted from satellite imagery.
‘Up Side Down’, tests your map acumen by either zooming in to a tilted location that you have to identify or placed disparate features together and quizzes you on which one is the answer to the question.
It is a question that confounds the most geographically and legally astute: what is the nationality of a baby born on an airplane? Assuming that the pregnant mother is even allowed on the plane in the first place, this question is quite the puzzler. There have been many attempts over […]
NASA’s Earth Observatory has launched this year’s Tournament Earth in order to see which image will be crowned the best image of the year. Thirty-two images are up for voting in four categories: Data, Art, Event, and Photograph. Voting is open from March 2 through April 6, 2015. Each week, there […]