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NASA Earth Shark Science

LIDAR Map Shows Height of Earth's Forests 47

Posted by Unknown Lamer
from the for-tax-purposes dept.
Hkibtimes writes about a recently released map of the Earth's forests. From the article: "A group of scientists from NASA and the University of Maryland have created a unique map that shows the heights of the Earth's forests. The map ... has been created using 2.5 million carefully screened and globally distributed laser pulse measurements sent from space."
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LIDAR Map Shows Height of Earth's Forests

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