Category: Geographic Information Science & Systems

Geographic information science or Geographical information science (GIScience) is the scientific discipline that studies data structures and computational techniques to capture, represent, process, and analyze geographic information. It can be contrasted with geographic information systems (GIS), which are software tools
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geographic_information_science

Geographic information system (GIS) –
Spatial analysis with geographical information system https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Geographic_information_system

Areas of Poor Air Quality in London – What can we do about it?

I’ve not studied geography since year nine,  but am interested in our environment and visualising data, so opted to study a Geographic Information Systems module for my Masters degree.  Bellow is the report* I submitted, where I have had a go at estimating the size of the population affected by poor air quality in the London…