Applications of Google Earth in environmental science courses

by Patrick Yan

Google Earth’s detailed 3-D virtual model of the earth provides a novel interface for numerous applications. For Duke professors in the environmental sciences, Google Earth comes conveniently bundled with several “layers” that provide various information on the environment in relation to geographic coordinates.

ARKive: Endangered Species

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