INTRIGUING IMAGE OF THE WEEK
INDUSTRY INSIGHTS & TRENDS
- Space Station Deploys Student-Built Satellites
On Feb. 2, 2016, a robotic arm aboard the International Space Station deployed a pair of satellites built by students at Texas A&M University and the University of Texas.
- Antarctica Losing Ice ‘Safety Band’
According to a report recently published in Nature Climate Change, satellite data is helping to reveal that there’s a critical point where Antarctica’s huge ice shelves act as a safety band, holding back the ice that flows to the sea.
- San José Uses Geospatial Technology to Clean up Before the “Big Game”
By Kristine White On February 7, some 115 million football fans will turn on their TVs
- Crowdsourced Project to Monitor California Coast
DroneDeploy and The Nature Conservancy partnered to create California’s Phones and Drones project, which allows citizens to help create a crowdsourced map of the California coast.