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Eric Sanderson:
Eric Sanderson imagine New York — avant la ville

TEDGlobal 2009 · 16:09 · Filmed Jul 2009
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Eric Sanderson: Eric Sanderson imagine New York — avant la ville
16:09 · Filmed July 2009 at TEDGlobal 2009 · Subtitles available in 18 languages

400 ans après la fondation du port de New York par Hudson, Eric Sanderson nous montre comment il a créé une carte en 3D de l'écologie des collines, des rivières et de la faune pré-urbaines de Manahatta (carte précise à la rue près), quand Times Square était un marécage et que les livraisons n'arrivaient jamais.

Landscape ecologist
Armed with an 18th-century map, a GPS and reams of data, Eric Sanderson has re-plotted the Manhattan of 1609, just in time for New York's quadricentennial. Full bio
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