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December 27, 2011

New Sites Pave Way for Civil Unmanned Aircraft Tests

Competition among states is likely to heat up in response to provisions in the 2012 National Defense Authorization Act that call for six new unmanned aircraft system test sites.

December 27, 2011

CryoSat Takes on New Role

The European Space Agency's CryoSat team has cleverly altered the satellite’s original ice-monitoring mission to include delivery of valuable near-real-time marine information.

December 27, 2011

Giant Optical Membrane at the Heart of Ultimate Spy Satellite

To meet national security requirements around the world, it would be optimal to have the instant high-tech, zoom-in views often seen in spy movies, capabilities that currently don’t exist—yet.

December 27, 2011

Satellites Help Manage Africa’s Precious Water

With many African countries suffering from a lack of water, new knowledge acquired from satellites is paving the way to sustainable water management practices.

December 20, 2011

Astrium Prepares to Take on U.S. Firms

Astrium Geo-Information Services will compete with U.S. satellite companies DigitalGlobe and GeoEye when its newly launched Pleiades 1A high-resolution Earth observation satellite becomes operational in early 2012.

December 20, 2011

Satellite Sensor Provides Ultimate Panoramic View

This image collected Nov. 24, 2011, is the first complete global image from the NPP satellite’s Visible Infrared Imager Radiometer Suite, which can image the entire Earth every day with no gaps.

December 20, 2011

Russian Volcano Hurls Ash Six Miles High

Kizimen, an isolated stratovolcano on Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula, spewed ash nearly 10 kilometers (32,800 feet) into the air in mid-December 2011.

December 20, 2011

QuickBird Satellite Spots Chinese Carrier at Sea

On Dec. 13, 2011, analysts in the DigitalGlobe Analysis Center confirmed an image of the Varyag, China’s first aircraft carrier, in the Yellow Sea on its second sea trial.

December 20, 2011

Shrubbery on the March Northward in Quebec

The northward expansion of vegetation may not be as dramatic as melting sea ice, but it’s another key indicator researchers are watching to better understand global warming.

December 20, 2011

Unmanned Aircraft Mimics Insect Vision to Navigate

Researchers say small unmanned aircraft equipped with fisheye-lensed cameras now can use insect-like visual navigation to stay on track.