Brazil

Brazil's biggest favela has been mapped using 3D laser scanning. It’s important not just for technology, but also for human rights

Brazil has multiple favelas. Image: Unsplash/danilo.alvesd

Victoria Masterson
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An image from the MIT Senseable City Lab - Favelas 4D video
Brazil’s favelas have too many densely packed buildings for satellites to be able to map them properly. Image: YouTube / MIT

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