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September 4, 2012

Satellite Industry CEOs, Top Executives to Meet in Paris

Paris, Aug. 30, 2012—CEOs and other key decision makers from the world’s foremost companies and government agencies in the global satellite industry will meet again in Paris at the annual must-attend senior leadership event, the World Satellite Business Week, Sept. 10-14, 2012. The week-long umbrella event draws over 500 top executive speakers and delegates from

August 29, 2012

DigitalGlobe, Genscape Partner on Key Oil and Gas Report

A new monthly report comprising high-resolution satellite imagery will offer insight and empirical data on previously opaque markets, detailing when new capacity comes online.

August 29, 2012

Barges Backing up on Low Mississippi River

The summer drought has the river’s water level at near-record lows, causing several barges to run aground, at one point backing up nearly 100 more.

August 29, 2012

Manitoba Police Deploy Surveillance Drones

The Royal Canadian Mounted Police in Manitoba have two new unmanned aircraft systems that can be used for aerial photography and video of crime and crash scenes.

August 29, 2012

Satellites Reveal Troubling Himalayan Glacier Melt

A study published in Nature shows that glaciers in the Hindu Kush–Karakoram–Himalaya region lost 12 gigatonnes annually from 2003 to 2008, much more than previously reported.

August 21, 2012

“Floating Eye” to Monitor U.S.-Mexico Border

The U.S. military is partnering with border-patrol officials in an initiative that could bring dozens of surveillance blimps from the battlefields of Afghanistan to the U.S. border with Mexico.

August 21, 2012

Satellites Show Far-Reaching Effects of U.S. Wildfires

Smoke from western wildfires affected air quality as far away as the Great Lakes, and some of the thickest smoke stretched from the Dakotas to Texas.

August 21, 2012

NRO Official Accused of Whistleblower Retaliation

A senior officer with the National Reconnaissance Office, the nation's spy satellite agency, is being investigated over criminal allegations related to contracting issues.

August 21, 2012

Satellites Help Weed Out Illegal Deforestation

Powerful eyes in the sky and cheaper, more powerful data-crunching computers mean there will be no place to hide for palm oil, logging or mining firms that clear forests without permits.

August 14, 2012

Satellites Reveal Intensity of Syrian Bombardment

Satellite images show the intensity of artillery bombing in Aleppo, where members of the Free Syrian Army are engaged in a vicious battle with forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.