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May 16, 2016

NSF Grant to Help NAU Grow Drone Technology for Biologists and Ecologists

Wildlife biologists and ecologists are data starved because current technologies for tracking small animals are time intensive and produce low sample sizes, said Paul Flikkema, Northern Arizona University professor of electrical engineering. NAU researchers have been awarded a National Science Foundation grant to develop an unmanned aerial vehicle to find animals in the wild that

November 12, 2015

Harris Corporation Delivers Space Network Ground Terminal to NASA Site

WASHINGTON, Nov. 11, 2015—Harris Corporation (NYSE:HRS) has delivered a NASA SpaceNetwork ground terminal to the Blossom Point Research Facility in Welcome, Maryland.  Harris led the terminal design, development, deployment and testing, and will also provide ongoing engineering, operations and maintenance support. The ground terminal augments NASA’s existing Tracking and Data Relay Satellite (TDRS) tracking, telemetry and command capacity

December 27, 2014

Satellites Guide Sailor from Treacherous Waters

Dec. 19, 2014—While sailing south of Africa on an around-the-world voyage, Matteo Miceli was suddenly alerted to a massive iceberg in his path. Almost 4 km long, the iceberg drifting near the Prince Edward Islands was detected and tracked by European satellites. “According to our experience, at these latitudes the big icebergs undergo strong fragmentation.

November 18, 2014

New Map Shows Frequency and Distribution of Small Asteroid Impacts on Earth

NASA’s Near Earth Object Program recently released a map that shows the frequency, size and location of small asteroids that enter and disintegrate in Earth’s atmosphere.

October 1, 2013

Compass4Colorado Offers Mapping, Tracking, Imagery and GIS Solutions to Aid Colorado Flood Recovery

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Sept. 30, 2013—The Compass family of geospatial companies has established Compass4Colorado, a collaborative effort to make high-tech GIS and mapping capabilities available at no or low cost to organizations involved in the recovery activities related to the devastating Colorado floods. Free flood-mapping webinars and workshops will be offered starting in October. Compass4Colorado (www.Compass4Colorado.com)