“If you’re heading out on the road for your vacation this year, you’ll probably get directions from a GPS or navigational system. Does that mean that the traditional map is a relic of the past? Mark Albert hits the road to find out.”
This video is designed for a general news audience and it nicely shows the public how cartography is not rendered unimportant in the era of digital maps, but has become all the more useful. I could see this video as useful resource to share with parents who are worried that studying geography won’t lead to careers.
Tags: GIS, video, mapping, cartography, geospatial, technology.
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