Tinder style app lets citizen scientists further understand deforestation

Deforestation is one of the more important, yet often under-appreciated, of environmental issues, both for the climate change benefits trees offer but also the huge biodiversity benefits to species around the world.

I wrote earlier this year about an attempt to use big data and AI to improve our understanding of deforestation.  Orbital Insight take satellite images of forestation around the world and use smart AI algorithms to identify threatened areas before potential deforestation can take place.

Using the crowd

Read the full story by

Tags:

RELATED READS
Augmented windscreens provide immersive motoring The 2015 Kaizen Adventure

From our Network

10 Attributes Of A Partner To Outsource Online Training (Custom eLearning Development)

How To Use Social Learning And Epic Meaning To Succeed With Gamification

Free eBook: Complete Guide To MicroLearning And Learning Reinforcement

Global eLearning: Rising To The Challenge Of Nation Building - Part II

6 Benefits Of Using Interactive Videos In Corporate Training