Facebook has used a combination of existing GIS data, high resolution imagery, and artificial intelligence to develop a detailed population map of the world.
NASA has released an update of its popular Earth at Night composite imagery. The last global composite of the earth’s night lights was created in 2003. The latest release of nighttime imagery has been greatly improved through the use of the Suomi National Polar-orbiting Partnership (NPP) satellite which was launched in October of […]
Depending on which source you reference, the world has either just passed or will shortly pass the 7 billion mark in terms of the total global human population. The Population Reference Bureau has already proclaimed that the world contains 7 billion people and provides a World Population Data sheet supporting […]