Video recording and production done by Enthought.
What is Earth Engine at a high level?
Why did the Earth Engine (EE) project start? To monitor global deforestation.
What architecture design decisions were made, and why?
Just-in-time computation model
Lazy evaluation for real-time feedback
The Earth Engine Python API
PyPI package: earthengine-api
Using IPython Notebooks for algorithm development
Special display methods for interactive maps
Philosophical goals and how they are manifested
Organize the world's (geospatial) information and make it universally accessible and useful
Facilitate open transparent science
Speed up science by reducing the effort required to test hypotheses
Enable collaborative algorithm development
Time-lapse global scale interactive video - blog post, interactive viewer (centered on Austin)
Science-grade Data Products
High-Resolution Global Maps of 21st-Century Forest Cover Change - Science journal publication, blog post, interactive viewer
Global-scale analysis challenges
An invitation for developers