from the please-suggest-applications-below dept.
An anonymous reader writes "Kudos to NASA and the Japanese trade ministry for mapping 99% of the Earth's surface, surpassing their previous effort, with which the new data will be amalgamated. Apparently, the data will be free to download and use."
When a fellow says, "It ain't the money but the principle of the thing,"
it's the money.
-- Kim Hubbard