Congressman Doug Lamborn (CO-05) has introduced a bill that would streamline federal bureaucracy dealing with map making. H.R 4233, Map it Once, Use it Many Times Act, would reform, consolidate, and reorganize federal geospatial activities. Our editors look at the bill, its implications and its future.
SpatiaLABS, from Esri Press, are computer-based lessons that educators can use in the classroom. The labs offer real-world applications that build students’ spatial analysis skills. For more information, visit esri.com/spatialabs.
Itís holiday time and that means itís time for Santa Trackers from the likes of North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and Google. At one time a small footnote to the season, this yearís trackers host games, fighter jets and somewhere in there, a bit of education for children and adults. What can the Santa Trackers teach us?