The MapScaping Podcast - GIS, Geospatial, Remote Sensing, earth observation and digital geography

A podcast for the mapping community. Interviews with the people that are shaping the future of GIS, geospatial and the mapping world. This is a podcast for the GIS and geospatial community

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 39m. Bisher sind 180 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 4 days 19 hours 54 minutes


episode 180: Reduce and Reverse Tropical Forest Loss With NICFI

Tropical forests are large sources of Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions, due to deforestation. They could instead be a big part of the climate solution.  Through Norway’s International Climate & Forests Initiative (NICFI), users can now access high-reso...



episode 179: Cloud Optimized Point Clouds

Cloud Optimized Point Clouds ( COPC) allow you to stream point cloud data!  Cloud Optimized Geotiffs made raster data streamable and now its time for Point Clouds to be just as accessible!  weeklyOSM updates the community, on...



episode 178: Full Stack Cartography

We cover a lot of ground in this episode but some of the key takes are:   A key difference between visualizing non-spatial data and spatial data is that non-spatial data gives you the freedom to choose the locations of different objects.  Design is not a...


 2022-11-02  56m

episode 177: [From the Archive] An Introduction To Artificial Intelligence

For some time, there was hype around AI and data science and that they would solve all of our problems. If you think AI solves every problem, then you’re overestimating its utility and where we’re at. However, on the other side, if you’re a business of a...


 2022-10-28  45m

episode 176: Mid-Career Change

Grow your career — or reimagine it entirely, what do you do if find yourself wanting to make a change halfway through your career? This episode with Thierry Gregorius from is more of a discussion than an interview and if ...


 2022-10-19  59m

episode 175: Peer To Peer Mapping and Digital Democracy

This is a story about a peer-to-peer mapping technology that is enabling people to "fight maps with maps" You can find Mapeo here   Promoting OSM projects OpenCage and Mapscap...


 2022-10-05  41m

episode 174: Thermal Imagery From Space

Applications of thermal imaging from space include monitoring wildfires, urban heat islands, economic activity, and the built environment.  But it's not easy ;)    Connect with Robin Cole at   Check out the Earth Observation Hub!...


 2022-09-28  38m

episode 173: I Quit My Job

After 12 years of working as a GIS specialist / Consultant, I quit and I am ready to move on.    Looking back at the last 12 years if I could go back in time and give myself some advice I would tell myself these 8 things.   Boring Work won’t necessarily ...


 2022-09-22  13m

episode 172: Monitoring Atmospheric Pollution From Space

It turns out that monitoring atmospheric pollution from space is really hard! But if you can do it will help you understand air quality, solar energy, ozone Layer and UV radiation, emissions and surfaces fluxes, and climate forcing    Contact Mark on Twi...


 2022-09-21  38m

episode 171: Hex Tiles

The problem of unification: Spatial data comes in many different sizes, shapes, and formats making it a difficult and time-consuming process to join data for visualization, exploration, and analysis. Enter the Hex Tile system! Contact Foursquare:  conn...


 2022-09-14  43m