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Using Geospatial Technologies to Fight Locust Swarms

Using a combination of satellite and UAV monitoring, the impact of locusts can be minimized by anticipating where swarms are…

May 5, 2020

Satellite Mapping of Oceans and Coral Reefs

In 2018, NASA launched the ICESat-2 satellite to monitor levels of ice. Researchers have found that this satellite can also…

April 27, 2020

Mapping the Universe

New satellite technology achieved in in the last decade are helping scientists to more accurately map the universe.

April 14, 2020

There are Four Trillion Measurements in this Global Sea Surface Temperature Dataset

Researchers have compiled an enormous global dataset with over four trillion satellite-based measurements of sea surface temperature.

December 5, 2019

Geospatial Data and Sustainable Development Goals

The new initiative, called Data for Now, will see the linkage of Google Earth satellite data and other GIS data…

October 7, 2019

UK Satellite Data Now Available to Those Working in the Public Sector

The UK Space Agency has announced that its radar and satellite imagery data will be made available to those working…

March 25, 2019

Mapping Where Norway is Moving

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

January 10, 2019

NASA’s Global Precipitation Measurement

Water is essential for life on the Earth, and the supply of this precious liquid is constantly being recycled through…

April 23, 2014

Satellite Mapping of the Great Barrier Reef

For the first time, a complete bathymetry high resolution (30 meters) bathymetry map is available of the Great Barrier Reef.…

December 5, 2013

Free and Open Access to Sentinel Satellite Data

The European Space Agency (ESA) has announced that free and open access to Sentinel satellite data will become available during…

November 15, 2013