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August 1st, 2011
Remote Sensing for Nature in Malaysia

The aircraft glided across the skies over a vast expanse of forest, a sensor strapped to its underside capturing detailed and breathtaking shots, before this only seen in the realm of science fiction.The hyperspectral imaging kit is able to identify individual trees, and amazingly — after lab work — zero in on the species. Tree canopies will be bathed in a multitude of colours when scanned, as if buckets of paint had fallen off the sky and rained on the treetops. Read More

Read more: Nature gets a helping hand from sci-fi tech http://www.nst.com.my/nst/articles/31mspectral1-2/Article/#ixzz1TlijwwQu