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Laser scanning accurately ?weighs? trees

A terrestrial laser scanning technique that allows the structure of vegetation to be 3D-mapped to the millimetre is more accurate in determining the biomass of trees and carbon stocks in forests than current methods, according to new research involving UCL.

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Video: Tree scanning in Lope National Park

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Laser scanning accurately ?weighs? trees

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Online course opens to sharpen start-up minds

UCL has partnered with Tech City UK, Cambridge University?s Judge Business School and Founder Centric to launch the Digital Business Academy - the world?s first government-supported online learning platform to provide digital and business skills. Read: Financial Times, More: Telegraph, ITV News, UCL News More...

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Lessons on censorship from Syria?s internet filter machines

Norwegian writer Mette Newth once wrote that: ?censorship has followed the free expressions of men and women like a shadow throughout history.? As we develop new means to gather and create information, new means to control, erase and censor that information evolve alongside it. Today that means access to information through the internet, which motivates us to study internet censorship, writes Dr Emiliano De Cristofaro (UCL Computer Science) in The Conversation.
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