remote sensing

Analyzing the Benefits of Green Space on Mental Health Using GIS

A recent large-scale study in Denmark combined historical Landsat satellite data and a survey that recorded mental health benefits to…

5 days ago

Using Remote Sensing to Detect Structural Changes in Bridges

Researchers are using synthetic aperture radar (SAR) collected from satellites to detect structural changes in bridges.

5 days ago

Free Synthetic Aperture Radar Handbook Available for Download

User can download this free handbook which provides insight into how different Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) methodologies can be used…

3 months ago

This Tools Helps You Figure Out Which Satellite Bands to Use for Remote Sensing

The USGS offers the Landsat Spectral Characteristics Viewer which lets users view how different earth observation satellite instruments can be used…

4 months ago
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GIS and Map Contests Roundup

Current map and GIS related competitions listed in order of the competition deadline.

4 months ago

LandViewer Has Added New Remote Sensing and Satellite Imagery Analytics

This article by EOS, a company which creates solutions for Earth observation imagery processing and analysis, introduces a host of updated…

4 months ago

ICESat-2: Highest Resolution Laser Altimeter

ICESat-2's purpose is to collect detailed measurements of the Earth's surface using its Advanced Topographic Laser Altimeter System (ATLAS).

5 months ago

Mapping Where Norway is Moving

Norway is using Copernicus Sentinel-1 data to detect ground movement across the country.

6 months ago

PACE: NASA’s Earth Observation Satellite to Launch in 2022

NASA’s PACE (Plankton, Aerosol, Cloud, Ocean Ecosystem) is a planned earth observation satellite with an anticipated launch in 2022.

7 months ago

Forecasting Cholera Using Remote Sensing

The NASA cholera forecasting tool effectively takes satellite observations on environmental conditions and combines the data with information on infrastructure…

10 months ago