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GIS for Community Impact in Senegal

Last week I trained 19 Monitoring and Evaluation Specialists in Senegal. It was a productive trip and I was inspired by their desire to integrate GIS into Monitoring and Evaluation practices. 44 more words

Heart ache

I was expecting you to show a little more emotion, some empathy or sympathy, anything really. But you just stared at me, blank-eyed, as I stood before you and told you I wanted to end things between us. 352 more words

Temporal and Spatial Analysis of Neural Tube Defects and Detection of Geographical Factors in Shanxi Province, China

PLOS ONE, Published 21 April 2016

By Yilan Liao, Yan Zhang, Lei He, Jinfeng Wang, Xin Liu, Ningxu Zhang, and Bing Xu

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Risks of developing breast and colorectal cancer in association with incomes and geographic locations in Texas: a retrospective cohort study

BMC Cancer 2016 16:294, Published 26 April 2016

By Zheyu Liu, Kai Zhang, and Xianglin L. Du

Background: No study has been conducted to investigate the spatial pattern and association of socioeconomic status (such as income) with breast and colorectal cancer incidence in Texas, United States. 282 more words


Blender map: Index of multiple deprivation 

3D map of lower super output areas with index of multiple deprivation data. Data processed with FME using a StatisticsCalculator to calculate proportions of max values. 35 more words


Use R to get gbif data into a GRASS database



The Global Biodiversity Information Facility (GBIF) is an international open data infrastructure that allows anyone, anywhere to access data about all types of life on Earth, shared across national boundaries via the Internet. 1,943 more words