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UAE celebrates 11th launch anniversary of DubaiSat-1
The UAE is celebrating the 11th anniversary of the...
UAE starts rush of missions to Mars looking for signs of life
A United Arab Emirates spacecraft has rocketed into space...
Turkey’s Lake Salda may yield answers for life on Mars
Similarities between a lake in southwestern Turkey and the...
Nepal set to send new map to UN, others
NEW DELHI: After having issued a new map showing...
ISRO Launches Free Online Course On ‘Remote Sensing’ For Students, Professionals
The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) through its centre,...
European Sentinel satellites to map global CO2 emissions
German manufacturer OHB-System has signed a €445m (£400m) contract...
United Launch Alliance Atlas V Successfully Launches Mars 2020 Mission for NASA
A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying...
Mobile Mapping Market to witness steady growth of 17% during 2020-2026
According to a recent study from market research firm...
First Responder Technologies and Falcon Eye Drones Sign an Exclusive Distribution Agreement for UAE and Wider GCC
VANCOUVER, BC - First Responder Technologies Inc. ("First Responder" or the...
Terra Drone Indonesia Obtained the First Commercial BVLOS Permit in Indonesia
Jakarta, July 20, 2020 - Terra Drone Indonesia once...

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Tuesday, November 15th, 2011

Japanese Government Updates Radiation Maps

The government has released soil radiation maps covering a much broader swath of Japan than previous releases, covering six new prefectures. The newly included prefectures are Iwate, Yamanashi, Nagano, Shizuoka, Gifu, and Toyama. Read More

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Esri Assists Thailand Flood Response

Esri and its distributor, Esri (Thailand) Co. Ltd., are assisting government agencies and emergency management professionals involved in the Thailand flooding disaster response. As part of the support, Esri has activated its disaster response team. The disaster...

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Space Tech Maps Out Australia’s Water

NASA space technology is helping CSIRO scientists produce the most detailed maps yet of Australia's water resources. A new computer model using the NASA-developed technology will provide the most sophisticated mapping of the continent ever, said Dr Bill...

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Government Plan Ready to Sell ‘unqualified’ Land

Unqualified state land will be subject to sale after new related legislation is approved by the Turkish parliament, generating revenues of 26 billion Turkish Liras. About 1 million houses and 1.74 million square meters of land whose cadastre...

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Most Rural Houses Vulnerable to Quakes

All Chinese houses built before 1979 and 90 percent of rural houses built after 1979 are not quake-proof in their design, said Sun Botao, head of the Engineering Mechanics Institute of China Earthquake Administration at Japan's Revelation...

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Iran to Launch Three New Satellites in Near Future

Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Ahmad Vahidi said that Iran plans to launch three new domestically-produced satellites into space in the near future. Speaking at a gathering on Iran's satellite carrier systems, Vahidi said that Iranian scientists...

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Satellite Images Reveal Surge in Opium Areas in Himachal

Known for production of world's best quality charas " Malana cream", Himachal Pradesh is now also known for production of quality opium. The changeover from charas to opium began some two decades back, with Sainj valley of...

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Australian PM Lauds Aquino for Introducing Reforms

The two leaders exchanged pleasantries and expressed appreciation for each other’s help such as Australia’s assistance in mapping out flood-prone areas in Metro Manila, Foreign Affairs Undersecretary Laura del Rosario said. “The Australian government is helping us unmask...

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Improving Disaster Preparedness Coordination Along the Pacific Rim

In partnership with USAID and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Development Seed just launched the Pacific Rim Coordination Center (PRCC) at the annual APEC Leaders Meeting. The PRCC maps preparedness projects, visualizing these projects alongside risk and...

Monday, November 14th, 2011

Remote Sensing to Map State’s Resource Data

Remote sensing technology would be used to prepare a resource atlas of the state. The technology was being used to collect data and images from satellites. It would be used in the next five-year plan as well,...