GIS Data

Artistic concept of Landsat 9. Source: NASA.

Landsat 9 Will Launch in 2020

The Landsat series of satellites has been imaging the Earth’s surface for nearly 50 years, providing vital imagery for a range of purposes from the natural sciences to civil administration and conflict monitoring. NASA and the USGS recently announced that the next iteration of the program, Landsat 9, is due to launch in 2020.

GIS Learning

5 New Year’s Resolution for GIS Users

As 2016 comes to a close, it’s time to start turning your attention to the upcoming New Year and reflect on what steps to you can take to improve your GIS skills and participate more in the geospatial community.

Maps and Cartography

7 Nifty Gift Ideas for the GIS Person in Your Life

Whether you are looking for gifts for Christmas, Hanukah, Kwanzaa, Festivus, or just looking for a special gift for any time of the year, here are some gift ideas for a range of budgets. From silly to serious, find the perfect GIS gift idea on this list.

GIS Software

Spatial Analysis

GIS Career and Jobs

The GEOINT career trail from academics to expertise

Making a Career in Geointelligence

Sangeeta Deogawanka discusses what it takes to develop a career in Geointelligence whether it be in security, intelligence,  policy analysis, first response, technology, software development or consulting.