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A new 576-page volume about the science and art of cartography has been published.
For a consistent experience across mobile devices, accessibility maps should be interactive instead of static images or PDFs.
The choice of labeling and color can have a pronounced influence in shaping opinions when visualizing climate change on maps.
Looking for a holiday gift idea for the geographers in your life and want to support the GIS community? Listed here are some great gift ideas produced by geographers.
New techniques in GIS, remote sensing, and machine learning are incorporating land-based data along with temperature, precipitation and other weather factors in developing more accurate fire prediction models.
Remote sensing is being used to help researchers monitor water quality in lakes and coastal areas.
For most GIS practitioners, modifiable areal unit problem (MAUP) is something to be aware of when different analytical techniques are applied.
Recent studies have showed how GIS and remote-sensing applications could help to assess and map landscape suitability for bees.
This guest article by EOS introduces the newly upgraded EOS platform, a set of mutually integrated cloud products for searching, analyzing, storing, and visualizing geospatial data: Landviewer, Processing, Vision, Storage.
With the release of QGIS 3, you can now preview how your maps will look for those with two types of red-green color blindness.
A .qgs file extension refers to a QGIS project file.
There’s a new color picker tool to help with selecting a palette for data visualizations.
A variety of applications using GIS, remote sensing and GPS tracking of individuals per collars have advanced in the last years and are increasingly used for mapping and tracking elephants.
Searchable GIS program directory. Search for GIS certificate programs offered either online or in classroom.
Olivia Harne discusses the value of providing access to students and educators to all GIS books published by Esri Press as part of the company’s Esri’s Desk Copy Service.
Anita Graser has started a tutorial series aimed at teaching users with no programming background how to get started with using Python in QGIS (PyQGIS).
Esri has been selected to modernize Cyprus and its cadastre, in hopes of providing the country with a completely modernized, advanced land registration system.
Tools and applications such as NASA’s Land, Atmosphere Near Real-time Capability for EOS (LANCE) program and EarthNow, a space imaging startup, are paving the way towards real-time and near real-time satellite data.
The main mission of the recently launched Sentinel-3B is to provide quality ocean and land monitoring. As part of the Copernicus program, GIS data and imagery will be made freely available.
Recreating a ground-level image and perspective using satellite imagery has only recently been developed.
GIS has the potential to play an important role in cancer screening, particular in cancers where environmental, socio-economic and resource access links could be found.
The World Geospatial Industry Council (WGIC) has launched as a representative body for commercial GIS companies.
Upcoming GIS, remote sensing, and geography events, conferences, and webinars.
There are both challenges and opportunities that Artificial Intelligence (AI) has in applying geospatial and GIS knowledge that also addresses issues of time and spatial bias.