Weather Forecasting using CubeSats and GPS-RO

Weather forecasting has definitely improved in the last few decades but still there are times, when looking outside the window provided a better guesstimate...

Where did the flight go?

We all are extremely shocked and saddened by seeing a flight vanish. Just like that, it is no where to be found. With all...

Taking Mapping to the Skies: the UAS way

The first thing that comes to my mind (probably to most Geomatics graduates from India and the rest of the world as well), when...

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...

Smartphones Could Serve As Earthquake Early Warning Sensors

The idea of using high accuracy GPS/GNSS Geodetic receivers as Earthquake sensors has been around for a while now. The fact that these high...

Kerbal Space Program : How hard can rocket science be anyway?

Space exploration has never ceased to amaze us all and has for a long time now been the crux of many science fiction movies,...

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...

The entire earth photographed from space each day

With the increasing number and enhanced resolution of Earth-observing satellites tracking occurrences on our planet from above is becoming feasible. The launch of World-View-3...

How cold does it get on earth? Remote sensing answers to a cool question

Just at the beginning of the cold season – at least those of you who are also living in the northern mid latitudes –...

LiDAR pushes archaeological revolution

Light Detection and Ranging (LiDAR) belongs to one of those remote sensing technologies that have celebrated tremendous improvements within the last decade rendering it...

SAR – we love it, we hate it. Take a general look!

SAR-Synthetic Aperture Radar I just came back from a summer school in Germany and wanted to share with you the topic that accompanied me during...

Nepal earthquake deformations

Radar images can be used to examine deformations of the land surface. Therefore an area of interest has to be recorded before and after...

Mapping Poverty Using Machine Learning And Satellite Imagery

The way we map the world is changing fast. One of the most detailed population density maps of the world was created by Facebook,...

IRNSS 1-A successfully launched: Indian Regional Navigation Satellite System project begins!

A decade ago, Scientists at the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) were starting to explore the possibility of having an Indian alternative to the GPS system,...

Amazing lidar-based visualisation of river in Oregon will make you fall in love with...

Every now and then you might come across something so beautiful that it takes your breath away. When you're a GeoGeek it typically includes some...

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