TOKYO UNIVERSITY, CENTER FOR SPATIAL INFORMATION SCIENCE 

A number of phenomena and social problems that occur in the world are closely related to spatial factors. In any situation, there are certain basic and necessary methods that can be used to understand and provide solutions to all such phenomena and problems.

MICRO-GEO DATA WORKSHOP

Geography is a field of science dedicated to the study of the lands, the features, the inhabitants, and the phenomena of theEarth. A literal translation would be "to describe or write about the Earth". The first person to use the word "geography" wasEratosthenes .