Volcanic Plumes in Chile

Chile’s Villarrica volcano emits steam and other volcanic gasses in this photo taken from the International Space Station on Jan. 17, 2023.

Snowless Ski Slopes from Space

The difference in snow cover is visible in these Copernicus Sentinel-2 images captured in January 2022 compared to January 2023 which shows the Flims, Laax and Falera ski resorts in Switzerland.

Earth, Moon and Orion

NASA's uncrewed Orion spacecraft reached a maximum distance of nearly 270,000 miles from Earth during the Artemis I flight test before beginning its journey back toward Earth.

Global Methane Concentrations

Using data from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite, this animation shows global methane concentration in the atmosphere in 2020.

Methane ˜Super-Emitters' Mapped by NASA's New Earth Space Mission

NASA's Earth Surface Mineral Dust Source Investigation (EMIT) mission is mapping the prevalence of key minerals in the planet's dust-producing deserts”information that will advance our understanding of airborne dust's effects on climate. But EMIT has demonstrated another crucial capability: detecting the presence of methane, a potent greenhouse gas.

INDUSTRY INSIGHTS & TRENDS

Aerial Imaging Market to hit $25 Billion by 2032

Aerial Imaging Market to hit $25 Billion by 2032

The global aerial imaging market is poised to attain high gains through 2032 owing to the growing occurrences of natural calamities such as storm surges, floods, wildfires and tropical cyclones.

Colorado River Cuts a Canyon

Colorado River Cuts a Canyon

The river drains a sizable portion of the Rocky Mountain Range and provides water resources to more than 40 million people across seven U.S. states and northern Mexico.

NASA ABoVE Team Studies Thawing Permafrost, Lakes

NASA ABoVE Team Studies Thawing Permafrost, Lakes

Since 2015, scientists participating in NASA's Arctic Boreal Vulnerability Experiment (ABoVE) have been studying the impacts of climate change on Earth's far northern regions and how those changes are intertwined.

BUSINESS

Terra Drone Raises $14 Million from Aramco’s Wa’ed Ventures

Terra Drone is the first Asian startup to raise funding from Wa'ed Ventures, the venture capital of the 2nd biggest company in the world by market cap, Aramco The company will establish a new subsidiary for its operations in Saudi Arabia to conduct...

PRODUCTS

GSSI Showcases GPR Technology at Con Expo 2023

Geophysical Survey Systems, Inc (GSSI), the world’s leading manufacturer of ground penetrating radar (GPR) equipment, will be showcasing its GPR equipment at Con Expo, March 14-18, 2023 in Las Vegas, Nevada. In booth #N12921 GSSI will display its UtilityScan® system,...

Presagis Introduces VELOCITY 5D Plugin for Unreal Engine

Enables Geospatially Accurate 3D Simulations with Digital Twins Montreal, Canada — Presagis, developer of the VELOCITY 5D (V5D) digital twin production platform, today announced availability of the V5D Plugin for Unreal Engine, the most powerful 3D computer...

Esri Space Act Agreement with NASA

More NASA-Published Earth Science Data Services Will Be Accessible in ArcGIS Living Atlas of the World   REDLANDS, Calif.— The science community at large is undertaking critical work, researching solutions to the world's most pressing challenges, many of which...

Hexagon announces new platform for defense mobile apps

LuciadCPillar for Android supports soldiers in the field (HUNTSVILLE, Ala., 26 January 2023) – Hexagon’s Safety, Infrastructure & Geospatial division has introduced LuciadCPillar for Android, a platform for developing mobile applications for dismounted soldiers in...

OGC Announces new Geo for Metaverse Domain Working Group

20 January 2023: The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) is excited to announce the formation of the OGC Geo For Metaverse Domain Working Group (DWG), which will serve as a forum for the collective geospatial expertise of the OGC community to gather to help build and...

Rocket Lab Prepares for First Launch from Virginia

‘Virginia Is For Launch Lovers’ is scheduled to lift off tomorrow from Rocket Lab Launch Complex 2 within the NASA Wallops Flight Facility on Wallops Island, Virginia WALLOPS ISLAND, Va.- Rocket Lab USA, Inc. (Nasdaq: RKLB) (“Rocket Lab” or “the Company”), a...

Esri India launches Policy Maps

Maps for data-driven decisions in Government functions and SDGs   New Delhi: Esri India, country’s leading Geographic Information System (GIS) Software & Solutions provider, today unveiled Policy Maps to facilitate data-driven policymaking in India. The...

PEOPLE AND EVENTS

2023 North Carolina Geographic Information Systems Conference

The 2023 North Carolina Geographic Information Systems Conference is coming this March 8-10, 2023, with pre-conference workshops starting on March 7, 2023. We would love to have you publish this event as part of your newsletter. You can find information about the...

Esri UK appoints Pete Wilkinson as new managing director

Esri UK today announced the appointment of Pete Wilkinson as its new Managing Director. Pete takes over from Stuart Bonthrone, who remains in his existing role as Chief Executive of Esri Holdings Ltd, consisting of Esri UK, Esri Ireland and IT professional services...

Tim Kienberger appointed CEO of LeoStella

TUKWILA, Wash.-LeoStella, a U.S.-based, specialized satellite design and manufacturing company, has appointed aerospace and technology industry leader Tim Kienberger to succeed Mike Hettich as CEO. Hettich has retired from LeoStella after leading the company since...

Teledyne Geospatial to exhibit and present at Geo Week 2023

Vaughan, Ontario, CANADA – January 24, 2023 – Teledyne Geospatial will exhibit the latest hardware and software solutions in lidar survey and mapping at Geo Week, being held in Denver, CO, February 13-15, 2023. Join us at booth #721 for a first-hand look at the...

Dewberry Announces Promotions in Colorado

Dewberry, a privately held professional services firm, has announced the promotion of three professionals in its Denver and Greenwood Village, Colorado, offices. Todd Shafer, PE, is the firm’s water market segment leader and has been promoted to vice president. Based...

HawkEye 360 Announces Patrick Zeitouni as Chief Strategy Officer

HERNDON, Va.- HawkEye 360 Inc., the world's leading commercial provider of space-based radio frequency (RF) data and analytics, announced today the addition of Patrick Zeitouni, former head of space mobility at Blue Origin, to its leadership team.   Patrick...

Cadasta Foundation Welcomes New Chief Program Officer

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Cadasta Foundation announces the addition of Rudo Kemper to its leadership team as Chief Program Officer. In this role, Kemper will lead the development and implementation of Cadasta’s program strategy to ensure that the organization’s technology...

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