Earth Imaging Journal: Remote Sensing, Satellite Images, Satellite Imagery
Breaking News
Industry Leader AccuWeather Launches ClimateReady™ Risk Mitigation
Conceived to help organizations identify threats and risks specific...
Prashant Shukle elected as Vice Chair of the OGC Board of Directors
The Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC) Board of Directors announces...
Seiler Instrument Acquires Assets to Expand Presence as Geospatial Solutions Provider in Iowa and Illinois
ST. LOUIS – Seiler Instrument & Mfg. Co., Inc....
American Association of Geographers Announces New Fellows
Nearly two dozen recognized for contributions to global research...
Woolpert Contracted by Denver International Airport for On-Call Geospatial Support Services
The firm will provide survey, engineering, and GIS data...

News

image

July 17, 2012

Space and Spy Satellite Innovator Dies at 65

Pedro "Pete" Rustan, former senior U.S. National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) manager and a fixture in space technology circles, lost a two-and-a-half-year battle with cancer on June 28, 2012.

July 9, 2012

Vessel Observation Satellite Set to Launch

U.K.-based Surrey Satellite Technology Ltd. plans to launch exactView-1, the highest detection performance Automatic Identification System satellite ever built, on July 22, 2012.

July 9, 2012

New Threat Emerges in Wildfire Areas

Thousands of affected Colorado residents are holding their collective breath as the summer’s first thunderstorms move in, creating the threat of dangerous flash floods in massive burn areas.

July 9, 2012

DARPA Tests High-Resolution Gigapixel Camera

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency successfully tested cameras with 1.4- and 0.96-gigapixel resolution, aiming for resolution up to 10 and 50 gigapixels—better than the human eye.

July 9, 2012

Worried about a Drone Watching You?

The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International recently published a set of guidelines to provide members with recommendations for their safe and nonintrusive operation.

July 3, 2012

Giant Heat Wave Fuels Western Wildfires

Data from NASA’s Terra satellite paint a clear picture of the intensity and scope of the massive heat wave contributing to record-breaking Rocky Mountain wildfire devastation.

July 3, 2012

LiDAR Uncovers Lake Tahoe Earthquake Faults

Scientists using light detection and ranging Earth observation technology have uncovered more substantial seismic hazards than previously thought to exist near Lake Tahoe.

July 3, 2012

Race Is on to Streamline GEOINT

A superabundance of geospatial intelligence data, along with incompatible data formats, creates the gigantic challenge of gleaning critical nuggets of actionable intelligence from streams of useless static.

July 3, 2012

Powerful Rocket Launches U.S. Spy Satellite

On June 29, 2012, the National Reconnaissance Office launched a classified satellite from Florida’s Cape Canaveral Air Force Station aboard the world’s most powerful rocket.

June 26, 2012

GeoEye Facing EnhancedView Headwinds

GeoEye will receive only $181 million of the $337 million it was expecting from the U.S. government to build its next-generation satellite. The company’s EnhancedView deal is in jeopardy as well.