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Australia Plans New Coordinates to Fix Sat-Nav Gap

From the BBC: By Chris Foxx Technology reporter ¬†July 29, 2016 Australia is to shift its longitude and […]

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Our Favorite Question Is Africa Bigger than North America Answered!!

Is Africa bigger than North America? Yes! In fact, North America, including United States, Canada, Mexico, and Greenland, […]

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3 Maps that Explain America

This link via one of our students-thanks!!! http://www.vox.com/2014/7/4/5868921/three-maps-that-explain-america  

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Why the Prime Meridian Isn’t at 0

Interesting video into the introductory ideas of spheroids & geoids. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmvHZ4omB2A

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Interesting Lecture from FSSG PDX 2014 about Projections

Everyone’s favorite GIS topic!!! http://vimeo.com/106853066    

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What Your Favorite Map Projection Says About You

Name your favorite map projects (how can you pick just one???) and then click on the link:¬† http://xkcd.com/977/ […]

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