The National Science Foundation selected Jefferson Community & Technical College (Louisville, Kentucky) as the new home of the National Geospatial Technology Center of Excellence, the National GeoTech Center and provided a $3 million, three-year grant for its operations. Our editors interviewed Project Leader and Principal Investigator Vincent DiNoto about the Center's plans in the coming months and years.
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Following the first official day of summer, many areas in the United States are approaching their highest temperatures for the year. To give you a better idea of the warmest time of year for your area, NCDC has created a new “Warmest Day of the Year” map for the contiguous United States.