INTRIGUING IMAGE OF THE WEEK
INDUSTRY INSIGHTS & TRENDS
- Total Solar Eclipse Darkens the South Pacific
On July 2, 2019, skywatchers in the beach city of La Serena, Chile, looked up at 4:38 p.m. local time to see a black circle in the sky.
- Mapping the Land Between the Tides
Thanks to the Moon, the Sun and gravity, the place where the land meets the sea is not a fixed line. What we see on a map is just a representation of where mean sea level is found, and the coast of any landmass is really a moving target between low and high tides.
- Report: Satellite Data Value Continues Moving Downstream Toward Big Data Analytics
NSR’s Big Data Analytics via Satellite report finds continued growth for downstream Big Data applications through the next decade, driven by applications built on Earth Observation and M2M/IoT satcom data across multiple market verticals.
- Solar-Powered China
The largest solar park in the world now, seen in this Landsat 8 image collected in April 2019, stands in China’s northwestern Ningxia province.