Eric Sanderson:
Eric Sanderson描述紐約市的前身

TEDGlobal 2009 · 16:09 · Filmed Jul 2009
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在哈德遜發現紐約港400年後,Eric Sanderson 向我們講述了他是如何製作了一張極其精確的3D地圖:曼哈頓在成為城市之前的生態圖,裡面有山丘,有河流還有野生動植物,當時的時代廣場還是一片荒蕪濕地。

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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