Current Issue - April 2014

Happy Birthday, Jane!

Happy 80th birthday, Dr. Jane Goodall!

Her birthday wish is for the world to participate in projects to help advance the mission and programs of the Jane Goodall Institute.

Google Earth Outreach and Google’s Geo Education team is proud to work with The Jane Goodall Institute’s Roots and Shoots youth program to launch a community mapping initiative.  

Start your own project today! Learn more.

Timelapse wins a webby

Timelapse wins a Webby for “Best Use of Video or Moving Image” on the web! Google Earth Engine partnered with TIME to launch a 30 year (1984-2012) , zoomable, HTML5 timelapse animation of the entire planet at 30m resolution, with the largest video frames ever created - 1.78 trillion pixels each.

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