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Coordinate Systems – A Video Lecture

Coordinate Systems – A Video Lecture

A video lecture designed for teaching at the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT). For questions, comments and more information, contact: Brian Tomaszewski, Ph.D. Department of Information Sciences & Technologies Rochester Institute of Technology Rochester, NY 14623, USA bmtski@rit.edu

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The science behind Pokémon GO

The science behind Pokémon GO

Jesse Piburn and April Morton of Oak Ridge National Laboratory’s Geographic Information Science & Technology Group discuss the science and technology Pokémon GO and how it is used every day to solve real-world problems. (Pokémon GO photos/videos courtesy of Pokémon/Nintendo).

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Cartography Course

Cartography Course

Presentation on Visual Communication for the course Cartography at Avans University of Applied Science 22-9-2014

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Map Types

Map Types

Overview to various types of maps and their uses, including topographic and thematic.

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Latitude and Longitude

Latitude and Longitude

Lesson 2 – Introduces viewers to the importance and measurement of position on the Earth’s Surface Part 2 – this video of this series contains detailed information on Latitude and Longitude, both in terms of their measurement and in terms of their usefulness in helping us understand climatic and circadian cycles. Part 1 of this lesson outlines the reasons why ...

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