Scientists Aim to Make a 3D Map of Entire World

Scientists Aim to Make a 3D Map of Entire World

  • Posted by MGUG Admin
  • On April 18, 2022

“Earth is changing faster than anyone can comprehend. Every day, more forests burn, more glaciers melt and more evidence of the world’s ancient cultures slips away.”

Interesting article “short” on a non-profit’s initiative to catalogue the planet using LiDAR and hi-resolution imagery. Think of this not just as a ‘history book’, but instead as a rich ‘history map’, for future generations to look back on, and audit how Earth has undergone change.

 

Full piece here at:

https://www.nbcnews.com/mach/science/scientists-aim-make-3d-map-entire-world-climate-change-ruins-ncna1066291