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August 16th, 2015
Protection of Angkor Wat Assisted by China’s ‘Sky Eyes’

China’s eyes in the sky are providing a new level of protection for the ruins of Cambodia’s Angkor Wat, the magnificent temple of the Khmer Empire, which faces inundation by tourists and environmental dangers. Chinese satellites are using remote sensing to collect and process images of the site in real time. The technology offers particular advantages in instantly observing and analyzing the effects of natural disasters. Read more via Want China Times