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Microsatellite data can help double impact of agricultural interventions

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Data from microsatellites can be used to detect and double the impact of sustainable interventions in agriculture at…
The ESA is Ready to Launch an Earth Observation Satellite with On-Board AI

September 16, 2019

As part of its FSSCat mission – proposed in 2017 by Spain’s Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya and developed…
GRACE-FO Shows the Weight of Midwestern Floods

August 21, 2019

In May 2019, after the wettest 12 months ever recorded in the Mississippi River Basin, the region was…
NASA Targets Coastal Ecosystems with New Space Sensor

August 2, 2019

NASA has selected a space-based instrument under its Earth Venture Instrument (EVI) portfolio that will make observations of…
New Method Can Spot Failing Infrastructure from Space

July 9, 2019

We rely on bridges to connect us to other places, and we trust that they’re safe. While many…
NASA Helps Warn of Harmful Algal Blooms in Lakes, Reservoirs

June 27, 2019

Harmful algal blooms can cause big problems in coastal areas and lakes across the United States. When toxin-containing…
A magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck the northeastern South Island of New Zealand on November 14, 2016. The Kaikōura earthquake was the most powerful experienced in the region in more than 150 years. Multi-fault earthquakes in this case ruptured to shake the ground and cause coastal uplift of several meters, shown here. Credit: Mike Locke via Flickr, CC BY-ND 2.0
Satellite observations improve earthquake monitoring, response

June 14, 2019

Researchers at the University of Iowa and the U.S. Geological Survey have found that data gathered from orbiting…
FindMy Reaches Milestone of 45,000 Deployed Globalstar Satellite IoT Devices for Smart Animal Tracking

May 7, 2019

Globalstar Europe Satellite Services Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Globalstar, Inc. (NYSE MKT: GSAT) today announced that FindMy (formerly FindMySheep), the…
How Atmospheric Sounding Transformed Weather Prediction

May 3, 2019

In the late 1950s, a scientist named Lewis Kaplan divined a new and groundbreaking way to calculate temperature…
Maps for autonomous vehicles will be generated from satellite images

April 25, 2019

Toyota Research Institute-Advanced Development (TRI-AD), Maxar Technologies and NTT DATA collaborate to build high-definition maps for autonomous vehicles…
New satellite data sets reveal flood risk for vulnerable populations

April 24, 2019

Scientists from the University of Bristol have modelled the likelihood of flooding in some of the world’s most…
Early warning for wildland fires? There could be an app for that

April 17, 2019

While state and federal officials are looking ahead and worrying about the coming fire season and how to…
Near Real-Time Mapping Technology Could Improve Natural Disaster Decision Making

February 15, 2019

Natural disasters can happen in the blink of an eye. Even when some come with warnings days in…
Tiny satellites reveal water dynamics in thousands of northern lakes

February 15, 2019

In a finding that has implications for how scientists calculate natural greenhouse gas emissions, a new study finds…
Satellite images reveal global poverty

January 9, 2019

How far have we come in achieving the UN’s sustainable development goals that we are committed to nationally…
Adélie penguin nesting on the Antarctic Peninsula. Credits: Heather Lynch, Stony Brook University
Space Views of Penguin ‘Poo’ Yield Insights

December 12, 2018

Using satellite observations of Antarctica to search for penguin guano (poo) may not sound like the most exciting…
NASA’s ARIA Maps California Wildfires from Space

November 13, 2018

California continues to be plagued by wildfires – including the Woolsey Fire near Los Angeles and the Camp…
Using Space Data to Enable the Agritech Industry (Infographic)

September 26, 2018

Space technology has a multitude of uses on land, assisting us for many years. The food and agritech…
NASA Study Untangles Smoke, Pollution Effects on Clouds

September 25, 2018

A new NASA-led study helps answer decades-old questions about the role of smoke and human-caused air pollution on…
New Small Satellite Peers Inside Hurricane Florence

September 21, 2018

A new experimental weather satellite no bigger than a cereal box got an inside look at Hurricane Florence…
ECOSTRESS Maps LA’s Hot Spots

September 20, 2018

NASA’s ECOsystem Spaceborne Thermal Radiometer Experiment on Space Station (ECOSTRESS) captured new imagery of variations in surface-temperature patterns…
Next Generation Animal Tracking Ideation Challenge

September 17, 2018

Current animal tracking technology provides limited coverage and is costly.  NASA and The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management…
A World On Fire

August 25, 2018

The world is on fire. Or so it appears in this image from NASA’s Worldview. The red points…
Animation Based on Satellite Data Shows SoCal “Breathing” Water

August 17, 2018

Their findings are presented in a study that tracks deformation of the earth’s surface over an 18-year period.…
Fires, Floods and Satellite Views: Modeling the Boreal Forest’s Future

July 26, 2018

The 2014 megafires in Canada’s Northwest Territories burned 7 million acres of forest, making it one of the…
How Satellites Will Affect Smart Transport and Logistics

July 21, 2018

Technology will have a major effect on the way we utilise our transport systems in the future. Data…
Scientists use satellites to measure vital underground water resources

July 20, 2018

The availability of water from underground aquifers is vital to the basic needs of more than 1.5 billion…
NASA Debuts Online Toolkit to Promote Commercial Use of Satellite Data

July 19, 2018

While NASA’s policy of free and open remote-sensing data has long benefited the scientific community, other government agencies…
NASA Invested in Cracking Earth’s Carbon Puzzle

June 1, 2018

It’s a scientific conundrum with huge implications for our future: How will our planet react to the increasing…
NASA Satellite detects Kilauea Fissures

May 8, 2018

The eruption of Kilauea Volcano on the island of Hawaii triggered a number of gas- and lava-oozing fissures…
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