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OGC Adopts Updated KML Earth Browser Standard – KML 2.3

The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC®) announces that the OGC membership has approved the OGC KML 2.3 Standard. KML is an XML grammar used to encode and transport representations of geographic


Dwarf Planet Ceres – New Name, New Maps, New Questions

This week, scientists at the European Planetary Science Conference (EPSC) in Nantes, France are busy with the mysterious crater structures and fascinating views of the multifaceted dwarf planet Ceres. The


San Diego County Launch Web Based Wildfire Hazard Map Tool

Fire is a constant threat in San Diego County, and drought, high temperatures in the summer and fall, combined with seasonal Santa Ana winds can led to explosive fire growth.


Philippine Use LiDAR to Maps out Renewable Energy Resources

The Department of Science and Technology (DOST), Government of Philippine for  applications of its Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) technology and maps out possible renewable energy resources through the PhiLiDAR


Geospatial Technologies Picking Up Greater Momentum

With the advancement in Remote Sensing and development in Geographic Information System and Global Positioning System, the applications of Geospatial Technologies in various fields have picked up greater momentum, a


Mapping Yemen Turmoil

The European Council on Foreign Relations has recently a report on the Yemen conflict. Rather than being a single conflict, the unrest in Yemen is a mosaic of multifaceted political,


Gandhi Ashram Goes Under LiDAR Scan and Digitally Store

Mahatma Gandhi’s residence at Sabarmati Ashram – Hirday Kunj has under gone for LiDAR scanning to digitally store heritage building. This move has taken under a pilot project for the Gandhi


Webinar: Take Control of Your Geospatial Data with 1 Simple Platform

Take Control of Your Geospatial Data with 1 Simple Platform Thu, Oct 1, 2015; 9:30 PM – 10:30 PM IST, 12:00 PM – EST Learn how to manage your data with