Ahasanul Hoque

Ahasanul Hoque

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Ahasanul Hoque

Posts Categorized / GeoTechnology

Largest Atlas in the World Created using ArcGIS

May 16, 2013 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

Earth Platinum, the largest atlas ever printed, was released in February 2012 by Millennium House, Australia. Only 31 copies of the 330 pound, leather-bound book exist and each are priced at $100,000. The book measures 6ft by 9ft and has been recognized by Chris Sheedy of the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest […]

Viewing data from Google Earth

February 23, 2013 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

Google Maps can now read KML or KMZ, the file formats Google Earth uses for the exchange of geographic information. This means that you can view data you create and share with Google Earth on Google Maps. You can use this feature to plot multiple points of interest, draw lines, and mark regions on Maps. […]

Our Lovely Planet in December 22, 2012 Morning

December 22, 2012 | General Science, GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

The scientists working with NASA have proven time and time again that they have a very healthy sense of humor, and the latest picture they decided to make available to the general public further confirms this status quo. To cut a long story short: those who are still unsure whether or not the world came […]

Building a ‘live Google Earth’

December 16, 2012 | General Science, GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

Two high definition cameras fixed to the International Space Station will soon offer real time pictures from space to everyone. The basic service on offer will be free – with users able to log into the site and see live or archived images and video of anywhere on Earth. With the ISS orbiting the planet […]

The GIS of War

November 29, 2012 | GeoTechnology | by aHaSaN

Recently stumbled upon Guardian’s visualization of Nato attacks in Libya.                   Somalian Piracy Threat Map 2010