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eScience Community Seminar

<b>Date</b><p><b>Title</b><p><b>Speaker</b><p><b>Notes</b><p>3/29/2016<p>Untangling genomes from metagenomes<p>Vaughn Iverson<p>4/5/2016<p>Software Licensing<p>Laura Dorsey<p>4/12/2016<p>Beam, Dataflow, Big …

Data Science

Déjà Vu All Over Again T-1

It seems to me that time occasionally folds back on itself almost as if we live in a pleated universe.<p>My first one-way trip to San Diego happened in …

Class of 2017 Archives - Pacific Crest Trail Association

Class Of 2017<p>Ashland- Crater Lake (104mi): After packing up Monday morning, all four of us piled into our trail angel’s car once again. Bronco and …

New Aspect-Slope Raster Function Now Available

<b>By Aileen Buckley, PhD, Esri Research Cartographer</b> <br>In 2008, I wrote a blog post about how to make and symbolize an aspect-slope map. This type of map …

ArcGIS

New – Tag EC2 Instances & EBS Volumes on Creation | Amazon Web Services

Way back in 2010, we launched Resource Tagging for EC2 instances and other EC2 resources. Since that launch, we have raised the allowable number of …

Cloud Computing

Best of the visualisation web… January 2017

At the end of each month I pull together a collection of links to some of the most relevant, interesting or thought-provoking web content I’ve come …

Data Visualization

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

5 Things on Friday 13, "Esri" Focus - ArcGIS enterprise,Story Maps, Events, Training and more - GEO Jobe

A number of developments from Esri lately, particularly for the enterprise user, might have you reading and asking questions. There’s been plenty of …

View American commuter information using this interactive animated visualization. The data comes from the US Census Bureau American Community Survey. Choose a state and a county to see commute patterns and adjust parameters to see commutes of different distances.

Notes:<p>* Choose a state and a county at upper left to launch visualization.<p>* Click "PAUSE" to toggle between play and pause modes.<p>* Click …

MapTiler

MapTiler Blog<p>Follow us on<p>Published Aug 07, 2018<p>MapTiler turns into an integrated family of products back in May and also got a fresh new visual …

Free and Open Source GIS Ramblings

Do you sometimes start writing an SQL query and around at line 50 you get the feeling that it might be getting out of hand? If so, it might be useful …

Databases

Trimble - IoT Now - How to run an IoT enabled business

Installed base of fleet management systems in the Americas to exceed 18m units by 2021, Berg predicts<p>According to a new report from M2M/IoT market …

If You Love Maps, This Blog Is for You

<i>Authors’ note: All Over the Map has been relocated within National Geographic to the news section: http://news.nationalgeographic.com/all-over-the-map/. You can also follow us on RSS, or at @mapdragons on Twitter and Instagram.</i><p>There is something magical about maps. They transport you to a place …

Day 70: Hard as Ice

June 5<p>Mileage 23<p>Mile 839 to mile 862<p>Despite being at 12,000 ft I slept warm, this worried me as the fog lifted from my brain. I quickly got out and …

Hiking

Wrightwood

<p><b>People and the Trail</b><p>You meet a lot of interesting, and sometimes odd, people on and off the trail. As mentioned in a previous post, the first three …

Shaded Relief – Home

<b>Shaded Relief</b><p>Ideas and Techniques about Relief Presentation on Maps<p>Welcome<p>The goal of this site is to assist cartographers with the presentation of …

Maps

PCT Day 31 – Reaching Escape Velocity

Started: 08:00 @ MM 478.2 – Green Valley, Casa de Luna aka The Anderson’s (Elevation 2,945ft)<p>Finished: 19:00 @ MM 517.6 – Hiker Town (Elevation …

Day 24: Grapes and omelets

Day 24 – 5/15/16<br>Acton KOA 444.31 to Bouquet Canyon road Campsite 465.6<p>Total miles: 21.29<p>5 Star and I did the usual up by 5 gone by 5:30. Last night …

Strong Day 1

The joy of arriving at the starting point of the PCT was juxtaposed by the starkness of the Mexican border lined by a six foot high corrugated metal …

Day 14- My First Real Mountain

May 16, 2016<p>Idyllwild to Stealth Site(181.3) ~9 Mies<p>After a few days in town I feel pretty well rested. I had really hoped we would get an earlier …

3 weeks in

Days 6 & 7 – Into Julian (the Best Unexpected Stop)

April 21 & 22, 2016: Woke up in my little nook of a sleeping spot to a brilliant full moon! The wind had died down too making it a beautifully spooky …

Hiking

The Last 46 Miles

Day 8 – Scissor’s Crossing to 3rd Gate Water Cache

April 23, 2016: Greg and I said goodbye to Lorian at around 6 am and crossed the street from the Appletree to hitch to Scissor’s Crossing. We didn’t …

Pacific Crest Trail Association

<b>By Barry Stuart Keller, Mount Hood Volunteer Wilderness Stewards</b><p>I have been a volunteer wilderness ranger in the Mount Hood Wilderness, 62 miles east …

The Journalist - PCT blog and PCT trail journal aggregator

Ashland- Crater Lake (104mi): After packing up Monday morning, all four of us piled into our trail angel’s car once again. Bronco and Spencer were …

Hiking

Day 1 : Lake Morena

Day 1<p>2,642.79 miles to go<p>Awake before the sun. We shuffle around in the dark. Ssssssssssh goes an air matress. Nylon swishing against nylon. Grunts …