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A Virtual Microscope on Google Maps


Developed by the NYU School of Medicine Division of Educational Informatics, the Virtual Microscope application allows professors, students and users to display, annotate and navigate scanned slides in a Google Maps API. This is a revolutionary learning tool for medical students–instead of mapping geography, we can also now map and annotate microscope slides of living …

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Communities Engaging in Mapping Nature


Developed in 2009 as an Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) class project at NYU, Project NOAH or Networked Organisms and Habitats has transformed the way that communities and individuals can perceive and interact with the environment around them. Project NOAH is a mobile application available for iPhone and Android that utilizes the GPS technology built into …

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