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Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Spring Weather in Texas Informs Monarch Butterfly Counts in the Midwest

EAST LANSING, Mich. – How can scientists better understand summer monarch butterfly populations in the Midwest? Check spring weather in Texas. This information is just one of many insights that researchers from Michigan State University gleaned from developing a new model to forecast ecological responses to climate change. The model, featured in the current issue

Monday, August 13th, 2012

Geo-Wiki Project: A New Competition Has Started

Owing to the importance of global land cover in disciplines such as climate change, food security and land-use modelling, the creation of a global land cover calibration and validation dataset is essential. To help us achieve this goal, we have established a global sample of validation points which we want you to classify in this

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Laser Scan Model Used for Queen’s Jubilee Concert Planning

A highly accurate 3d model created using state of the art laser scanning technology was instrumental in the designing and planning of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Concert. Millions of individual measurements were captured by land and building surveying specialists APR Services using a RIEGL laser scanner. The resulting dataset was then processed using Bentley Pointools