Maps that show travel times to cities all across the globe

Access to food, water, education, health services and employment opportunities are all related to people's well-being and their ability to contribute to society. New research, published in Nature, by a collaboration between the University of Oxford, the European Commissionís Joint Research Centre, Google, Vizzuality, the University of Washington, the University of Queensland, Imperial College and the University of Twente has generated a detailed and up to date global map of accessibility to highlight development gaps between urban and rural populations.

Maps that show travel times to cities all across the globe

An international team of researchers, including a representative from Google, has created a color-coded map of the planet that shows travel times to cities from other places. In their paper ...

Thu 11 Jan 18 from Phys.org

The incredible travel time map of the world

Researchers at the University of Oxford, backed by Bill and Melinda Gates, have revealed this incredible travel time map of the world.

Thu 11 Jan 18 from Daily Mail

How far to the nearest city? Global map of travel time to cities published

The Joint Research Centre, the European Commission's science and knowledge service, provided expert input on the mapping of urban accessibility worldwide to support global and local decision-making ...

Fri 12 Jan 18 from Eurekalert

How far to the nearest city? Global map of travel time to cities published, Fri 12 Jan 18 from AlphaGalileo

Getting there: a new global map to assess inequality in accessibility

Access to food, water, education, health services and employment opportunities are all related to people's well-being and their ability to contribute to society. New research, published in Nature, ...

Wed 10 Jan 18 from AlphaGalileo

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