GEScene is a MapInfo utility that allows you to take images saved in Google Earth and use them as backgrounds in your existing maps. This can add value to your maps through visual enhancement, as well as complimenting your existing data sets. If you dont wish to use the backgrounds GEScene still provides an easy way to display your map view in Google Earth.
The University of Sothern California Spatial Sciences Institute this fall launched a Bachelor of Science degree in geodesign. The new major trains students in design, planning, geographic information science (GIS) and geospatial technologies. It also provides students with valuable skills that allow them to pursue professional careers and/or graduate study in one or more of these three fields and a variety of environmental areas....