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First European satellite with AI set for launch
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India’s Drone-Powered Digital Maps Project Begins In Maharashtra, Karnataka, Haryana
The Survey of India, with support from Department of...
China Launches Earth-Observing Satellites, Solar Sail Experiment
Two Earth-imaging satellites and an experimental solar sail payload...
Geospatial Policy Safeguarding Abu Dhabi’s Environment
Providing a single source of accurate, reliable environmental information...
India initiates drone-powered digital maps project
The government-owned organisation, Survey of India (SOI), with support...
Drone flying in Marunouchi, Tokyo
Tokyo – Japan-headquartered Terra Drone Corporation, one of the...
Terra Drone demos safe use of UAVs with Mitsubishi Estate for urban area logistics and security in Tokyo
Tokyo – Japan-headquartered Terra Drone Corporation, one of the...
China hands over Zimbabwe’s arable land distribution data in scientific research cooperation
HARARE - The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) handed...
India Just Found Its Lost Vikram Lander on the Moon, Still No Signal
India's Chandrayaan-2 orbiter circling the moon has spotted the...
Chandrayaan 2 orbiter is healthy and safe in the Lunar orbit, says ISRO
The Chandrayaan-2 orbiter is healthy and safe in the...

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Thursday, December 30th, 2010

Deforestation and the Settlement of New Zealand

Wherever humans have gone, fire has gone with them. Besides being essential for heating and cooking, fire has always and everywhere been the primary tool for clearing unwanted vegetation. Prehuman New Zealand was one of the few...

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

A&A Solution Days Event Introduces Vectorworks 2011 to Japan

Held in Tokyo, the event featured presentations by Nemetschek Vectorworks CEO Sean Flaherty and industry experts, including award-winning architect Junya Ishigami. The first day focused on architecture and BIM, and the second day focused on design and rendering. The...

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

Earth Project Aims to ‘Simulate Everything’

An international group of scientists are aiming to create a simulator that can replicate everything happening on Earth - from global weather patterns and the spread of diseases to international financial transactions or congestion on Milton Keynes'...

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

ISRO to Get an Exclusive Ground Station

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will have an exclusive ground station in Hyderabad to collect and relay remote sensing data from multiple low-earth orbit satellites to customers all over the world. The exclusive ground station will...

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

Australian State a Disaster Zone After Flooding

Parts of north-eastern Australia have been declared a disaster zone after flooding from days of torrential rain. The worst floods in half a century in Australia have inundated towns across the state of Queensland, forcing the evacuation...

Wednesday, December 29th, 2010

7th International Symposium on Digital Earth

The 7th International Symposium on Digital Earth (ISDE7) with the theme of the Knowledge Generation will be held in Perth, Australia from 23-25, August 2011 in conjunction with the Western Australian Land Information System (WALIS) Forum and...

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Fiji – Push for Satellite Technology-use

SOPAC member countries have been encouraged to use satellite image data as an essential tool to help in national development, management, security, and protection. Dr Wolf Forstreuter, SOPAC's GIS and Remote Sensing Unit Specialist, said there were a...

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

India Plans to Launch 30 Satellites in Next Decade

India is mulling the launch of at least 30 earth observation satellites in the next decade, a senior official at the Department of Space (DoS) said on Tuesday. In a plan already drawn up for the next...

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Trimble Appoints Aruna Technology Ltd as its Survey Distribution Partner in Cambodia

Trimble is pleased to partner with Aruna Technology to supply and support advanced surveying solutions in Cambodia. Aruna Technology is Cambodia’s leading Geomatics firm which offers state-of-the art GIS, GNSS/GPS, remote sensing and related technologies for the...

Tuesday, December 28th, 2010

Taiwan – Five Special Municipalities to Begin Operation

Five special municipalities across Taiwan with 60 percent of the country's population will begin operations today, kicking off a new phase in Taiwan's administrative history. Taipei, Xinbei, Taichung, Tainan and Kaohsiung will begin operating as mega cities almost...