My name is Elizabeth Borneman and I am a writer, blogger, and avid world traveler! I enjoy reading any book I can get my hands on, finishing marathons, and drinking coffee in the sunshine. I'm currently learning Arabic and eating my way through any delicious foods I can find. Elizabeth is also a contributing writer for GeographyRealm.com.
Descartes Lab, a start-up organization, has created crop production analysis that uses millions of satellite images and machine learning to produce accurate data about the production of agricultural crops.
One new offering from the University of Chicago is the Center for Spatial Data Science. This center will be used to observe and analyze special data sets in fields such as health care, real estate, and social networks.