Counting Down: Looking Ahead to GEO Business 2017 – GIM International (press release) (subscription) (blog)


GIM International (press release) (subscription) (blog)
Counting Down: Looking Ahead to GEO Business 2017
GIM International (press release) (subscription) (blog)
are panellists Ed Manley, lecturer in smart cities at the University College London’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA); Miranda Sharp, head of smart cities practice at Ordnance Survey; Ed Parsons, geospatial technologist at Google; and Mike …

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Counting Down: Looking Ahead to GEO Business 2017 – GIM International (press release) (subscription) (blog)


GIM International (press release) (subscription) (blog)
Counting Down: Looking Ahead to GEO Business 2017
GIM International (press release) (subscription) (blog)
are panellists Ed Manley, lecturer in smart cities at the University College London’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA); Miranda Sharp, head of smart cities practice at Ordnance Survey; Ed Parsons, geospatial technologist at Google; and Mike …

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Unmissable conference line-up featuring keynote presentations from HS2’s Sadie Morgan, Ordnance Survey’s CEO … – DirectionsMag.com (press release)

Unmissable conference line-up featuring keynote presentations from HS2’s Sadie Morgan, Ordnance Survey’s CEO …
DirectionsMag.com (press release)
are panellists Ed Manley, lecturer in smart cities at the University College London’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA); Miranda Sharp, head of smart cities practice at Ordnance Survey; Ed Parsons, geospatial technologist at Google; and Mike …

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Opening address by S for IT at Internet Economy Summit 2017 Thematic Forum “Smart City for Better Living” – 7thSpace Interactive (press release)

Opening address by S for IT at Internet Economy Summit 2017 Thematic Forum “Smart City for Better Living”
7thSpace Interactive (press release)
Today, we are privileged to have Ms Lilian Coral, Chief Data Officer for the City of Los Angeles from the United States, and Professor Michael Batty, Chair of the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis of University College London, who will speak to us

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Dr Hannah Fry: We need to be wary of algorithms behind closed doors – The Register


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Dr Hannah Fry: We need to be wary of algorithms behind closed doors
The Register
Dr Fry is a lecturer in the mathematics of cities at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at UCL, where her research “revolves around the study of complex social and economic systems at various scales, from the individual to the urban, regional and

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Tomorrow’s cities – nightmare vision of the future? – BBC News

Tomorrow’s cities – nightmare vision of the future?
BBC News
The trend towards both cities and citizens being plugged into the network has only one logical conclusion, says Prof Andrew Hudson-Smith, from University College London’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis. “Bees exist on Earth to pollinate flowers

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Tomorrow’s cities – nightmare vision of the future? – BBC News

Tomorrow’s cities – nightmare vision of the future?
BBC News
The trend towards both cities and citizens being plugged into the network has only one logical conclusion, says Prof Andrew Hudson-Smith, from University College London’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis. “Bees exist on Earth to pollinate flowers

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Edinburgh to host global experts at first Data Summit – The Scotsman

Edinburgh to host global experts at first Data Summit
The Scotsman
Natalia Adler, the charity’s New York-based data, research and policy planning specialist, will also be among the industry speakers at the summit, as will mathematician Dr Hannah Fry, a lecturer at the centre for advanced spatial analysis at University

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Where is the world’s most ‘godless’ city? – The Guardian

Where is the world’s most ‘godless’ city?
The Guardian
In England, a census data visualisation tool developed by Oliver O’Brien at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, revealed a clear split between neighbours Bradford and Leeds. Beyond the big numbers, the intensity of religious practice may matter …

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Homes for winter sun – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Homes for winter sun – in pictures
The Guardian
This is sun on the (relative) cheap: £170,000 buys a new three-bedroom villa with views over the bay. You have to share the swimming pool with other residents, but you get your own swath of garden beyond glass doors and it’s a five-minute drive to the

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Prettily vacant: the art of the Sex Pistols – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Prettily vacant: the art of the Sex Pistols – in pictures
The Guardian
A new book collects photos, posters, interviews and more in a comprehensive portrait of the Sex Pistols – the band who defined punk’s iconoclastic, rabble-rousing spirit. God Save Sex Pistols, edited by Johan Kugelberg with Jon Savage and Glenn Terry, …

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T-shirts for Trump – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
T-shirts for Trump – in pictures
The Guardian
Maps show the ‘godless’ cities of England and Wales. DataShine, a new census data visualisation tool from Oliver O’Brien at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, shows ‘no religion’ hotspots in some cities, while others keep the faith. Published

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Swimming with newborn whales: ‘Hey, will you play with me?’ – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Swimming with newborn whales: ‘Hey, will you play with me?’ – in pictures
The Guardian
With the humpback calving season drawing to a close, here’s a look at some of Rita Kluge’s distinctive marine photos from the south Pacific. The Sydney-based photographer tells the Guardian she fell in love with whales after witnessing southern rights

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Robert Beatty’s psychedelic visions – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Robert Beatty’s psychedelic visions – in pictures
The Guardian
DataShine, a new census data visualisation tool from Oliver O’Brien at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, shows ‘no religion’ hotspots in some cities, while others keep the faith. Published: 3 Jul 2014. Where do atheists live? Maps show the

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Lived Brutalism: portraits from Robin Hood Gardens housing estate – in pictures – The Guardian

Lived Brutalism: portraits from Robin Hood Gardens housing estate – in pictures
The Guardian
Since its completion in 1972, Robin Hood Gardens estate in east London has garnered much attention, due to its monumental brutalist form and, latterly, its dilapidated condition. Dismayed by the absence of the residents’ views in any coverage of the

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Every Building In Whitechapel Mapped And Described – Londonist


Londonist
Every Building In Whitechapel Mapped And Described
Londonist
You can drill down to the level of individual houses. Histories of Whitechapel is put together by The Survey of London, built by The Bartlett’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA), and is supported by the Arts and Humanities Research Council

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2016 wildlife photographer of the year – winners in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
2016 wildlife photographer of the year – winners in pictures
The Guardian
American photographer Tim Laman was named winner of the prestigious annual competition for his image Entwined Lives, showing a critically endangered Bornean orangutan in the Indonesian rainforest. The award is given for a story told in just six images, …
Wildlife Photographer of the Year 52: the winners | Natural History MuseumNatural History Museum
Wildlife Photographer of the Year Book tickets to this … – Wildlife Photographer of the Year | Natural History MuseumWildlife Photographer of the Year | Natural History Museum
Gunung Palung Orangutan Conservation Program « Orangutan ConservancyOrangutan Conservancy
Wildlife Photographer of the Year
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World Food Day: coping with the climate’s impact on food security – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
World Food Day: coping with the climate’s impact on food security – in pictures
The Guardian
Every day, one in nine people around the world do not have enough food to support a healthy, active lifestyle. The problem has been compounded by climate change, which often has a devastating impact on food security. Severe drought across three …
What is WFD? – World Food DayWorld Food Day

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Transworld acquires guide to algorithms in six-figure pre-empt – The Bookseller

Transworld acquires guide to algorithms in six-figure pre-empt
The Bookseller
It is co-written with Dr Thomas Oléron Evans, a colleague at University College London’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis. Fry said: “Having now written a couple of books that showcase some quite playful mathematics, I thought it was about time to

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Los Angeles through seven decades of vibrant youth culture – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Los Angeles through seven decades of vibrant youth culture – in pictures
The Guardian
From zoot suits to sneakers popular with gangs, a new exhibition at the Vincent Price Art Museum looks at youth and cultural identity through images, style and music. Tastemakers and Earthshakers: Notes From Los Angeles Youth Culture 1943 – 2016 …

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Xavi Bou’s photographs reveal flight paths of birds – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Xavi Bou’s photographs reveal flight paths of birds – in pictures
The Guardian
The Spanish photographer Xavi Bou digitally combines sequential pictures of birds to create a single image, or chronophotograph, that reveals the shapes of their flight paths against Catalonian skies. His work shows the variety and beauty to be found

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The Bartlett’s Director of Architecture, Bob Sheil, Pushes for Evolving Research in Academia – Archinect


Archinect
The Bartlett’s Director of Architecture, Bob Sheil, Pushes for Evolving Research in Academia
Archinect
On top of the School of Architecture, The Bartlett is host to five other schools devoted to the built environment, including the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, School of Construction and Project Management, Development of Planning Unit, School

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Sorry, minister, but grandparents aren’t going to solve the housing crisis for you – CityMetric


CityMetric
Sorry, minister, but grandparents aren’t going to solve the housing crisis for you
CityMetric
It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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Random metro map of the week: Variable life expectancy in Greater Manchester – CityMetric


CityMetric
Random metro map of the week: Variable life expectancy in Greater Manchester
CityMetric
It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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Thumper crop: rabbits and their owners – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Thumper crop: rabbits and their owners – in pictures
The Guardian
Every year, the cunicular equivalent of Crufts takes place in the US: the American Rabbit Breeders Association convention sees 20,000 rabbits compete for prizes. Last year, St Petersburg-based photographer Katya Rezvaya attended the event in Portland, …

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Your very own property bubble in France – in pictures – The Guardian


The Guardian
Your very own property bubble in France – in pictures
The Guardian
We westerners tend to live in a bubble – it’s just that for most of us it’s metaphorical. Suppose you were to live in a real bubble, or rather a string of them, snug under cocooning curved ceilings with the world reduced to a small circle through

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How did Roman coins end up in a medieval Japanese castle? – CityMetric


CityMetric
How did Roman coins end up in a medieval Japanese castle?
CityMetric
It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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Quiz: Can you identify these cities by their nickname? – CityMetric

Quiz: Can you identify these cities by their nickname?
CityMetric
It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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This chart shows how badly Britain’s major cities are underperforming economically – CityMetric


CityMetric
This chart shows how badly Britain’s major cities are underperforming economically
CityMetric
It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

and more »

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Are South Africa’s cities abandoning the ANC? – CityMetric


CityMetric
Are South Africa’s cities abandoning the ANC?
CityMetric
It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

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Mathematicians Decode Love Through Verified Patterns – Women of China


Women of China
Mathematicians Decode Love Through Verified Patterns
Women of China
As a lecturer in the Mathematics of Cities at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at the University of Central London (UCL), Fry usually works alongside a unique mix of talents to study the patterns in human behaviors. It’s therefore no wonder

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Here’s how we can translate London’s housing benefit bill into affordable housing – CityMetric


CityMetric
Here’s how we can translate London’s housing benefit bill into affordable housing
CityMetric
It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

and more »

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How did New York City become the centre of the western art world? – CityMetric


CityMetric
How did New York City become the centre of the western art world?
CityMetric
It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

and more »

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Podcast: Before the flood – on climate change and rising sea-levels – CityMetric


CityMetric
Podcast: Before the flood – on climate change and rising sea-levels
CityMetric
It reminds me of this piece of work, by James Cheshire and Oliver O’Brien – two researchers at UCL’s Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis – which plots life expectancy by tube station. The shading shows reflects deprivation in individual areas:.

and more »

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