December, 2006


GIS Software

NASA and Google to Bring Space Exploration Down to Earth  – News Release

NASA and Google to Bring Space Exploration Down to Earth – News Release

NASA Ames Research Center and Google have signed a Space Act Agreement that formally establishes a relationship to work together on a variety of challenging technical problems ranging from large-scale data management and massively distributed computing, to human-computer interfaces.  As the first in a series of joint collaborations, Google and […]

Maps and Cartography

Map Plagiarism – Jimmy Carter’s New Book Under Fire

Map Plagiarism – Jimmy Carter’s New Book Under Fire

Former president, Jimmy Carter, has a new book out entitled ” Palestine: Peace Not Apartheid” which deals with Israel and Palestine. As reported in the Los Angeles Times (subscription required), Kenneth W. Stein has accused the former president of producing maps that are very similar to maps published in Dennis […]