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Eric Sanderson:
Eric Sanderson mostra New York — prima della Città

TEDGlobal 2009 · 16:09 · Filmed Jul 2009
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Eric Sanderson: Eric Sanderson mostra New York — prima della Città
16:09 · Filmed July 2009 at TEDGlobal 2009 · Subtitles available in 18 languages

400 anni dopo che Hudson ha scoperto il porto di New York, Eric Sanderson mostra come ha creato una mappa 3D dell'affascinante ecologia pre-città delle colline, dei fiumi e della vita naturale di Manhattan — dettagliata fino agli isolati — quando Times Square era una palude e non ci si poteva liberare.

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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