Remote Sensing

Remote Sensing

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...

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’...

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?...

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...

Top 10 largest churches in the world on satellite images

Easter is the most important Christian festival. It celebrates Jesus Christ's resurrection from the dead, three days after he was executed. We would like...

This web tool will let you find and analyze any satellite imagery in under...

Founded in 2015 by Max Polyakov, EOS Inc. (EOS stands for the Earth Observing System) developed one of the best satellite data processing and...

How Machine Learning is helping Google predict the wind better

When Google first launched its moonshot "Project Loon" to provide internet connectivity to farthest corners of the world by launching dozens of balloons, the...

This satellite-based visualization reveals how the new Apple Campus grew up

First announced by Steve Jobs in 2006, Apple Campus 2 is slowly getting its final shape as the complex is supposed to be completed...

NASA time-lapse shows just how fast the Arctic sea ice is vanishing

Climate change is for real and it's increasingly looking like a problem that is already going to affect the current generation in a big...

27 stunning satellite images that will change how you see our world

The images come from the amazing book called “Overview: A New Perspective of Earth”. that just hit the stores around the world. The book is...

Geospatial Big Data: The Next Phase of DigitalGlobe

Nearly 45 years have passed since the iconic “Blue Marble” image was taken by the Apollo astronauts on December 7, 1972. At the beginning,...

This satellite-based visualization shows rebuilding Downtown NY after 9/11

On September 11, 2001 the world had changed. 19 terrorists from al-Qaeda, hijacked four commercial airplanes, deliberately crashing two of the planes into the World Trade Center...

This satellite-based visualisation will show you how Rio changed for the Olympics

Organizing Olympic Games is a huge project not only for athletes but also for the host city. Brasil is experienced in holding large sporting...

New ancient monument found in Petra, Jordan using satellite images and drones

The lost city of Petra in Jordan, one of the new 7 Wonders of the World also known from being featured in the Indiana...

Google updates Maps with the latest satellite images from Landsat 8

Have you ever wondered where does the Google Maps and Google Earth satellite images come from? Most of them were taken by Landsat 7. The...

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