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Landsat 9 Satellite – Latest and Powerful Satellite in the Landsat Series

Landsat 9 carries two science instruments – the Operational Land Imager 2, and Thermal Infrared Sensor 2.

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How Remote Sensing and GIS are Used to Build Check Dams Under MGNREGA?

Remote Sensing and GIS are useful to identify and choose a suitable site or probable locations for check dams. This helps to ensure best site for check dam’s construction and to prevent unscientific construction.

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Forest Cover Monitoring In Urban Agglomeration Using Google Earth Satellite Image – A Case of Bhubaneswar City, Odisha

Combining several remote sensing technologies to estimate forest
cover attributes will greatly improve resource assessment.

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Benefits of GIS for STEM Education

Geographic information systems can come in handy during STEM (science, technology, engineering, and mathematics) classes if they involve spatial science. GIS can help STEM students…

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Upcoming Self-Driving Volvo Cars to be Supported by LiDAR for Safety

In collaboration with technology firm Luminar, leading automobile manufacturer Volvo is releasing a new car in a couple of years with cutting-edge perception technology that could finally see self-driving cars on public roads.

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A Career in GIS

Increasingly, GIS careers have evolved to beyond just having people who only have technical roles, as highlighted by Adam Carnow, community evangelist at ESRI, in the Mapscaping Podcast.

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What is SLAM Algorithm and Why SLAM Matters?

SLAM or Simultaneous Localization and Mapping is an algorithm that allows device/robot to build its surrounding map and localize its location on the map at the same time.

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How Google is Using Satellite Imagery for Mapping Wildfires?

Google Earth Engine is at the core of processing satellite imagery for mapping wildfire. The satellite images then processed using Google Earth Engine processing libraries for data analysis.

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Mangaluru Smart City has gone Live, What does it mean for Residents?

Mangaluru Smart City already using the Integrated Command and Control Center as a war room for the administrators to combat COVID-19 pandemic.

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Why Countries are in Rush to Mars Exploration?

Mars often known as the ‘Red Planet’ of our solar system has been in the human imagination for centuries. Mars is the 2nd smallest planet and the most shouted planet for scientific exploration.