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Esri K-12 Story Map
Esri has posted a K-12 story map: GIS in US K12 Education.
GIS is helping students learn, engage, and build for college and career. Spread the word!
The map includes locations of K-12 Esri licenses, ConnectED licenses (right),...Read more
The four pillars of polio eradication all rely on “microplans”— detailed logistical blueprints that guide the planning and implementation of vaccination campaigns, routine immunization outreach, and surveillance for polio cases by providing critical data on the size and location of...Read more
When the “Project Loon” balloon circumnavigated the globe in 22 days this spring, it validated Google’s ambitious and highly secretive endeavor to bring Internet access to a significant portion of the world’s currently unconnected population. Freelance author Brandon Engel takes us...Read more
Oops, Wrong Acreage on State Map
The total number of acres in every county was incorrect in a new online map of public lands from the Washington state Recreation and Conservation Office.
The map was announced July 16.
What's the problem?
The errors...Read more
The outbreak of Ebola has prompted media outlets to use maps to convey the spread of the disease. Are they the right maps? Do they communicate the correct information?