Thursday, August 9th, 2012
Spatial Energy today announced the winner of the inaugural Remote Sensing Energy Challenge: Adrian McCardle and Parwant Ghuman from 3v Geomatics Inc.of Vancouver, Canada. Their winning entry, “High Resolution Ice Motion Mapping”, makes a convincing argument for the use of InSAR data for ice monitoring.
Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
Secure World Foundation is pleased to announce the release of the Summer 2012 issue of Imaging Notes magazine dedicated to highlighting the urgent, interrelated issues of Earth remote sensing for security, energy and the environment. Highlighted in the publication, a Secure World Foundation Forum underscores the needed use of remote sensing for
Wednesday, May 30th, 2012
The city of Amman in Jordan will host UNOOSA’s fifth Regional Centre for Space Science and Technology Education. The Centre will offer new research and application programmes for university educators and scientists in the fields of space-based remote sensing, satellite communications, satellite meteorology and space sciences.
Sunday, May 13th, 2012
Kenya and the rest of East Africa experience major floods every year, with disastrous effects. Such floods are a setback to a nation’s security and development because they destroy key infrastructure. Unfortunately, previous measures to mitigate the floods have had little effect. Successful mitigation actions will involve some form of tried and tested technology. Read
Saturday, January 28th, 2012
Very high resolution satellite images, acquired by OrbView-3 satellite in 2003-2007, have been posted in free access. This was announced at the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) on January 9, 2012. More than 180 000 scenes with the resolution of 1 meter (pan) and 4 meters (multispectral) of the territory of different Earth areas are now
Monday, January 21st, 2008
PR – The U.S. Geological Survey, has awarded Global Marketing Insights, Inc. a contract to complete a market research study of the African Remote Sensing Market in aerial and satellite data technologies.