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The Glory of the New Year

On December 21, 2013—the summer or winter solstice, depending on your hemisphere—the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Terra satellite acquired this natural-color image. Off the Pacific coast of Peru, a

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SkySat-1 Captures First High-Resolution, HD Video of Earth from Space

A few weeks ago, we shared the first images from SkySat-1, the first of our planned constellation of 24 satellites. Today, we are excited to share the world’s first commercial, high-resolution, HD

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Pakistan to use Satellite imagery to remove encroachments

Digitalisation and satellite imaging of Islamabad would help eradicate encroachments in the city and also facilitate future planning by using latest technology and techniques as well as it will minimise

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Write a Remote Sensing Lesson and Win €5,000

  European Space Agency is funding a competition with €5,000 as first prize for writing a remote sensing lesson Do you use Earth Observation data for teaching?  Or do you

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Skybox’s SkySat-1 Released First Images

Skybox Imaging has released first images of SkySat-1 satellite on December 11, 2013. Skybox released this statement We are excited to share the first images from SkySat-1, the first of

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Dudley B. Chelton Awarded as 2013 Pecora Award

The US Department of the Interior’s U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and NASA has presented the 2013 William T. Pecora Award for achievement in Earth remote sensing to Dudley B. Chelton,

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PCI Geomatics Releases Service Pack 3 for Geomatica 2013

  RICHMOND HILL, Ontario, Canada—December 11, 2013: PCI Geomatics, a world leading developer of remote sensing and photogrammetric software and systems, announces it has released its Geomatica 2013 Service Pack

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India’s First Mars Orbiter Mission Begun its Journey Successfully

  India’s First Mars Orbiter Mission Heads its Journey Successfully to Mars for an about 400 million km. India’s first Mars orbiter Tuesday successfully began an around 780 million km long

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It’s Time to Give Firefighters a 21st century Tool: A Fire-Spotting Satellite

  Scientists from UC Berkeley Develop Framework For Fire-Spotting Satellite UC Berkeley researchers have developed an initial framework for a satellite that could one day help locate emerging fires and

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ESA’s GOCE Mission to Map Earth’s Gravity Draws to a Close

  European Space Agency’s (ESA) GOCE Satellite Mission to Map Earth’s Gravity Draws to a Close After mapping variations in Earth’s gravity with unprecedented detail for four years, the GOCE satellite has run