Metroverse, from Harvard University's Growth Lab, makes visible what a city is good at today to help understand what it can become tomorrow based on its technological capabilities and knowledge

metroverse.cid.harvard.edu/

Wikivoyage is a free and editable travel guide for tourism, activities, cooking, and lodging worldwide

en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/Main_Pa

OpenStreetMap Americana Style wants to be the best vector tiles format for the USA data, inspired by the country's classic paper maps tradition

github.com/ZeLonewolf/openstre

"Sentinel-1 RTC Product Guide" helps understand the derived Sentinel-1 datasets with radiometric terrain correction produced by the Alaska Satellite Facility (ASF)

hyp3-docs.asf.alaska.edu/guide

Using a dataset by Morgane Laouenan et al., this interactive globe presents notable people's birth locations

tjukanovt.github.io/notable-pe

The European Ground Motion Service provides coherent and reliable data about the natural and anthropogenic ground movement with millimetric precision for all countries participating in the Copernicus program

egms.land.copernicus.eu/

Crowdsourced neighborhood maps from around the world where anyone can draw and put labels (repost)

hoodmaps.com/barcelona-neighbo

data.europa.eu learning program was designed to allow visitors to discover what open data is and how it is changing our lives

data.europa.eu/elearning/en/#/

The European Drought Observatory publishes a vast quantity of downloadable information about droughts, and for the first days of July, it states that 45% of European territory is in warning conditions and 13% under alert

edo.jrc.ec.europa.eu/edov2/php

A 2020 study indicates that using a GPS for navigation negatively affects spatial memory, and the more the GPS is used, the biggest the impact over time

nature.com/articles/s41598-020

Visual Positioning Systems are associated naturally with Augmented Reality as one of the bridges between inherited spatial topics like maps, data, location, and world-building

worldbuilder.substack.com/p/lo

Tren de Aragua, the largest criminal gang in Venezuela, is experienced in trafficking migrants and extorsion, and now it is also a transnational organization with permanent bases in different countries across South America

insightcrime.org/news/tren-de-

Gastronomic tourism for the adventurous: a map of the weirdest USA food by state, with special mention for Washington's geoduck

i.redd.it/utc65mpsxld91.jpg

NASA's ten activities to meet the Earth Observation needs of USA federal agencies, including products for vegetation indices, air quality data, high-resolution imagery, etc.

earthdata.nasa.gov/news/SNWG-2

A practical guide with 65 examples on creating interactive maps with Leaflet, with increasing difficulty

tomik23.github.io/leaflet-exam

Gaia is an art piece by Luke Jerram artist, with a diameter of 7 meters and created from detailed NASA imagery; it offers the opportunity of seeing our planet floating in 3D

my-earth.org/

Games and photogrammetry: how Snipe Elite 5 games were captured from small objects to buildings, creating a seven people team and lots of technology

80.lv/articles/rebellion-captu

The severe drought in USA and Mexico puts in danger the bilateral cooperation agreements from 1906 and 1944 to supply bottled, farming, industrial, and agricultural water

geopoliticalfutures.com/drough

After publishing the Paris urban furniture Atlas, Apur has designed a new interactive tool that allows users to select specific models and discover their location and distribution across the city

apur.org/fr/nos-travaux/atlas-

This tutorial teaches you to create hillshade maps to add a shadow effect to your ggplot2 R visualizations

dominicroye.github.io/en/2022/

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