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Eric Sanderson:
Eric Sanderson compõe um retrato de Nova York — antes da cidade

TEDGlobal 2009 · 16:09 · Filmed Jul 2009
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Eric Sanderson: Eric Sanderson compõe um retrato de Nova York — antes da cidade
16:09 · Filmed July 2009 at TEDGlobal 2009 · Subtitles available in 18 languages

Quatrocentos anos após a descoberta do porto de Nova York pelo explorador inglês Henry Hudson, Eric Sanderson explica como ele criou um mapa tridimensional de Mannahatta — detalhado até o nível dos quarteirões — com sua fascinante ecologia de morros, rios e fauna antes da criação da cidade, quando a Times Square era um banhado e não havia serviço de entregas.

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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