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Syria: "Four years of the Syria conflict as observed through satellite imagery" (Report)

Source: United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR)

Published: March 2015

Link: http://unosat.web.cern.ch/unosat/unitar/downloads/SyriaFourYearsOfHumanSuffering/UNITAR-UNOSAT_SyriaFourYearsOfHumanSuffering.pdf

Tags: Syria / Conflict / International humanitarian law / Cultural world heritage / Satellite Imagery

Map Of EVERY Road In The United States… All On The Same Map

By Ken Jorgustin – Modern Survival Blog

This incredible map which shows every single road within the United States (on the same map) also reveals ‘where we are’, as in population density and our ‘footprint’ across the nation. 53 more words


Super Typhoon Maysak Heads for Philippines

By Eric Leister – AccuWeather

Super Typhoon Maysak, one of the strongest cyclones in history during the months of January, February and March, slammed several Micronesian islands and is on its way to the Philippines. 227 more words

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Artificial Intelligence Powered by Crowdsourcing: The Future of Big Data and Humanitarian Action

There’s no point spewing stunning statistics like this recent one from The Economist, which states that 80% of adults will have access to smartphones before 2020. 1,058 more words