Average Cloud Cover Map and Map Projections

CloudCoverApril

We recently came across this article about a recently released map of average cloud cover for the last 13 years produced by NASA. The map is provided in the form of an image and a high resolution … [Read more...]

News Roundup: Polar ice caps, poachers and space detectives

ArcticSeaIceSept2014

Polar ice caps The US National Snow & Ice Data Center (NSIDC) has recently updated their KML files of Arctic and Antarctic ice to include 2014 data. We have looked at their work many times in the … [Read more...]

Following the “Scott Expedition” in Google Earth

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Just over 100 years ago, Robert Scott made his famous expedition to the South Pole. ┬áBen Saunders and Tarka L'Herpiniere are currently re-tracing the route of Captain Scott, and Dj from OffroadingHome … [Read more...]