Scientist discover that trees sleep at night
In a recently published study, a team of researchers from Austria, Finland and Hungary measured the sleep movement of fully grown trees using a time series of laser scanning point clouds. As it turns out, trees seem to go to sleep at night too.
Situational awareness benefits both casual seafarers and merchant shipping
Optimal route selection is important for maritime safety.
Honorary doctorate shows appreciation for research
Professor Juha Hyyppä who is the director of the Centre of Excellence in Laser Scanning Research at the Finnish Geospatial Research Institute (FGI), a
Map service showing the popularity of exercise routes gets international recognition
A map service of the popularity of exercise routes that was implemented as a research demo won the category Digital products at the International Cart
Blog: FGI Initiatives Affect Us All
"A bridge must be built between research and everyday production to allow research outcomes to be put smoothly in practice."
Blog: They know not what they do
Last year, Jussi Valtonen wrote the Finlandia prize-winning novel He eivät tiedä mitä he tekevät ("They Know Not What They Do").
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