New opportunities for working with satellite imagery – everything you need in one place

LandViewer is a powerful satellite data processing and analytics platforms. It allows you to select a geographic area for analysis, choose various types of remote...

ESA launches the 1st MOOC on Radar Remote Sensing

With the advent of drones and drone mapping, remote sensing has now finally entered mainstream usage. A large community of people are already using...

Satellite images reveal the scale of devastation of Hurricane Irma

Last week Digital Globe published a series of striking satellite images taken before and after Hurricane Irma. It shows a terrible scale of destruction...

Using aerial data to augment stand count management

Plants thrive in sunlight and the farmer makes sure that crops are arranged and planted in a manner that will allow them to get...
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This video ultimetely explains spectral remote sensing in under 6 minutes

Spectral remote sensing is an amazing science that lets you detect qualities of objects from a distance. It is based on the fact that different surface features reflect or absorb...

Satellogic raises $27M for building high-resolution earth observation satellites

Satellogic, an Argentian Earth Observation company has raised $27 million during their Series B funding round led by Chinese company Tencent as the lead, backed up...

Why is China messing with our GPS coordinates?

If you ever get 'Little Red Riding Hood, a big bad wolf may eat you' kind of lost in China, the last thing you...

Who invented the GPS? People behind the Global Positioning System.

That Alexander Graham Bell did not invent the telephone could be proven in court 113 years after the original inventor Antonio Meucci died. Thomas...

Nighttime lights: The not-so-dark side of the Earth

The night may be dark and full of terrors for the fans of Game of Thrones, but the good folks at NASA have shown...

List of Top 10 Sources of Free Remote Sensing Data

The requirement for high quality remote sensing data is skyrocketing with the surge in the application of remote sensing techniques and with the ‘n’...

Top 10 most famous European football stadiums on satellite images

As this is UEFA Champions League finals weekend, let's look at the most famous and largest football stadiums across Europe. They are huge and they are stunning....

Galileo GNSS adoption is growing. When will you have it in your smartphone?

On December 15th, 2016, ESA announced the availability of Galileo's positioning system. It's cool, but what it actually means? What accuracy can we expect?...

ESA adds high-res Copernicus Sentinel data to Open Access warehouse

The European Space Agency has been sharing images, videos and other contents with the scientific community, geospatial industry, media and the general public for...

New night light satellite maps from NASA will be generated daily

The satellite images of Earth taken at night always hypnotizes me. They are not only beautiful, but they also give the clearest view on the...

60 years of EU: Fostering a more united Europe through GNSS

2017 marks the 60th anniversary of the Treaty of Rome, which laid the foundations for the European Union. However, recent events in the region...

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