Stories tagged: mapping
UPDATED: Tue., July 25, 2017, 6:57 p.m.
Dust isn’t the only thing your Roomba is sucking up. It’s also gathering maps of your house.
The company behind the Roomba vacuum, iRobot, has grand plans for its robot cleaners. While two Roomba models are now mapping the interiors of homes to more efficiently suck up …
Sat., Nov. 26, 2016, 5:36 p.m.
New mapping shows history of Columbia River Gorge landslides
The Columbia River Gorge is famous for sweeping dramatic vistas, but new research published by the U.S. Geological Survey reveals a shifting landscape beneath the forest.
Wed., Oct. 24, 2012, 8:37 a.m.
Google cameras map popular Grand Canyon trails
GRAND CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Ariz. — Google and its street-view cameras already have taken users to narrow cobblestone alleys in Spain using a tricycle, inside the Smithsonian with a push …