Web site: http://www.loc.gov
Episode description: Explores how people all over the world are applying a new family of information technologies called GIS (Geographic Information Systems) to social ills. Projects include preventing famine in Africa, breaking the cycle of urban crime in California, resolving environmental conflict in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, understanding global warming in the Arctic, planning cities, preventing disease, and protecting endangered species. [cc]
Rating: [TV-G] (General Audience)
No Upcoming Airdates.
- KET: Tuesday, January 7, 2003 at 1:00 am EST
First aired: Tuesday, January 7, 2003 (excluding any air dates prior to June 1999)
Official web site: http://www.loc.gov