Mapping for the masses : Nature Commentary: Mapping disaster zones
Google Earth software proved effective during relief efforts in New Orleans and Pakistan, say Illah Nourbakhsh and colleagues. Is there more to be gained than lost from opening up disaster operations to the wider public?
Just thought I'd share a couple of photos taken at the Marshfield Fair in Marshfield, Massachusetts in mid-August. First of all: The Execution of Elmo (found art; I videotaped it and then made David go take a picture).
. . . and First Prize in the Vegetable Sculpture Contest (true fact).