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How to use Google Map to locate your JAMB CBT center

Everything is now set for the start of the 2022 edition of the Unified Tertiary Matriculation Examination, UTME 2022, which is scheduled to start on Friday, May 6, 2022, reports IDOMA VOICE. The UTME 2022 was organized by the Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board, JAMB, a Nigerian entrance examination board for tertiary institutions, reports IDOMA […]

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Astrophysicists publish the largest map of the universe to date

After just seven months, a huge team of scientists working with the dark energy spectroscopic instrument has already mapped a larger swath of the cosmos than all other 3D surveys combined. And since they’re only 10% away from their five-year mission, there’s still a lot to come. DESI, pronounced as Desi Arnaz’s name, has revealed […]

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Map: Where Ida left Louisiana and Mississippi without power

Number of customers without electricity per hour The New York Times·Source: PowerOutage.us More than 850,000 homes and businesses in Louisiana and Mississippi were still without power Friday morning, according to data from PowerOutage.us, after Hurricane Ida made landfall near Port Fourchon, Louisiana on Sunday as a Category 4 storm. Percentage of customers without electricity on […]

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Dixie Fire perimeter and evacuations, August 18

Update: Click here for the most recent report on the Dixie Fire. The Mandatory Evacuation Zone for the Dixie Fire has been extended in both directions, from the town of Mineral in the west to the edge of Susanville in the east. The Friday morning report from Forest Service fire officials estimated Dixie’s area at […]

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Monument and McFarland fire evacuations, August 18

Update: Click here for a revised map and information on wildfire evacuation in Siskiyou County. Much of the mandatory evacuation zone in Trinity County was reduced to a warning Monday, including the Highway 299 communities of Burnt Ranch, Cedar Flat, Del Loma, Big Bar and Big Flat. Evacuations were in effect for five fires sparked […]

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Dixie Fire perimeter and evacuations, August 3

After three days of explosive growth, the Dixie Fire died down on Friday and Saturday, although evacuations remained in place in four counties. The Sunday morning report from Forest Service fire officials estimated Dixie’s area at 463,477 acres (724 square miles) with 21% containment. That was an increase of 17,000 acres in 24 hours from […]

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The best map app for your sport

“],”renderIntial”:true,”wordCount”:350}”> It’s all too easy to get into a rut when deciding where to run, ride, climb or ski each day. Maybe you’ve never strayed from the five-mile loop around your neighborhood you discovered when you first started running, or you’ve only ever climbed a rock a friend introduced you to. years ago. Either way, […]

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Scientists use data from the IBEX satellite to create the first map of the sun’s heliosphere

In a monumental example of NASA’s ongoing solar mapping efforts, the edge of the sun’s mysterious heliosphere has finally been mapped in 3D for the very first time, providing a wealth of new information about how solar and interstellar winds intersect and interact. Astronomers accomplished this groundbreaking feat by using data derived from NASA’s Interstellar […]

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Real-time space waste map shows the extent of the problem

02:10 A new interactive satellite map and “space junk” was launched, showing hundreds of thousands of objects orbiting Earth. Besides many active satellites, the map shows inactive technologies, rocket bodies used to launch the devices and debris. Many of these old rocket bodies have been described by lead researcher Moriba Jah as “ticking time bombs” […]

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IESA research uses satellites to map algal blooms

Dr. Amber Ignatius knows that too much of a good thing can be bad. A prime example is the algae that grows in Lake Lanier and its tributaries in northeast Georgia. “Algae are excellent for photosynthesis, which generates oxygen for the Earth and its inhabitants. Algae also provide food for fish and other […]

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How to create a map in Google Maps to save, edit or share

Google Maps has earned a reputation as one of the best mapping apps. It’s easy to use, has features like satellite view, and includes plenty of options to customize directions. Also, with My Maps, you can create, save, and edit maps using just your Google account. Here’s how. How to create a map in Google […]

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Stanford scientists combine satellite data and machine learning to map poverty

One of the biggest challenges in helping people living in poverty is locating them. The availability of accurate and reliable information on the location of poor areas is surprisingly lacking for much of the world, especially on the African continent. Aid groups and other international organizations often fill the gaps with door-to-door surveys, but these […]