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September 12, 2011

NASA Atmospheric Observation Satellite Falling to Earth

Watch out below—when NASA’s Upper Atmosphere Research Satellite re-enters Earth’s atmosphere either later this month or in early October, not all of it will burn up.

September 5, 2011

More Than 1,000 Eastern Indian Villages Flooded

After experiencing two years of drought, things are changing rapidly for villagers living along the Kosi and Ganga rivers in the state of Bihar.

September 5, 2011

Eco3D: Exploring the Third Dimension of Forest Carbon

Through September 2011, NASA’s P-3 research aircraft will continue flying from Quebec to Florida to measure the 3-D structure and carbon storage capacity of North American forests.

September 5, 2011

A Railroad in the Sky?

That’s how James Grimsley, president and CEO of Design Intelligence Inc., describes the initial economic opportunities for unmanned aircraft in the civilian world.

September 5, 2011

Texas County Adopts Fleet of Law Enforcement UAVs

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded the Sheriff’s Office of Montgomery County, Texas, a grant for a squadron of ShadowHawk unmanned aircraft.

September 5, 2011

Lightning Ignites Oregon Wildfires

On Aug. 24, 2011, a lightning storm started a cluster of wildfires in Oregon’s Cascade Mountains. By Sept. 1, the fires had burned through more than 90,000 acres of forest, grass and brush.

August 31, 2011

Hurricane Irene: A Bird’s Eye Pictorial

An assortment of images from NASA, NOAA and DigitalGlobe provide examples of the different types of Earth imagery employed to track hurricanes and monitor the damage left behind.

August 31, 2011

Satellite Images Expose Gadhafi’s Lair

Here’s a comprehensive look at Bab al-Azizia, Libyan dictator Moammar Gadhafi’s heavily fortified Tripoli sanctuary, in a series of GeoEye-1 satellite images—includes expert commentary by IHS Jane’s Allison Puccioni.

August 31, 2011

Skybox Imaging Plans High-Resolution Constellation

Next year the company plans to launch the first of what it hopes will be a constellation of 12 to 24 smallsats capable of acquiring high-resolution images of Earth.

August 31, 2011

Next Decade: 50 Percent More Satellite Launches

Paris-based EuroConsult estimates 1,145 satellites, with a value of nearly $200 billion, will be built for launch during the next 10 years, representing a 51 percent increase from the previous decade.