#groundtruthing

  1. Integrating Remote Sensing With Ecology And Evolution To Advance Biodiversity Conservation

    “Remote sensing has transformed the monitoring of life on Earth by revealing spatial and temporal dimensions of biological diversity through structural, compositional and functional measurements of ecosystems. Yet, many aspects of Earth’s biodiversity are not directly quantified
  2. How A Venetian Monk Created The First Annotated Map Of The World

    “These texts make the map much more of an encyclopedia than a geographical representation… Medieval mappamundi have been called the encyclopedias of their age. The idea that a map can be a book of knowledge comes not from the drawings of landmasses and oceans, but from the fount o