Via Scoop.itGeography Education

High-resolution imaging has allowed scientists to produce the first full count of Antarctica’s emperor penguins…

 

Before using satellite imagery to record penguin population statistics, there was no reliable, cost-effective way to do the job.  Geospatial technologies are now providing us the tools to teach us more about the biogeography of penguins.  The applications of geospatial technologies are endless.   

Via www.scientificamerican.com