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Forests are important for the global carbon cycle, hydrothermal balance, and climate change. Human activities can exert a significant impact on forest ecosystems, thereby having the potential to alter their physical and chemical properties and thus affecting carbon, water, and heat budgets, and climate change. The historical reconstruction of the d...
Based on the indicators of more than 3000 cities in China, this study shows that the relationship between the urban form and surface urban heat island intensity (SUHII) demonstrates seasonal and diurnal variations, and also changes along urban development and elevation gradients. SUHIIs show seasonal and diurnal change patterns along urban developm...
Location-based social networks (LBSNs) enable individuals to connect tighter through users' interdependency (e.g. friendship, common interests and shared knowledge) which derived from their physical locations and geo-tagged social media content. Nowadays, the development of mobile augmented reality (MAR) technology can enhance people's perception a...