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Israel Aerospace Industries Successfully Doubles Venµs Satellite’s Expected Service Life
Venµs changed altitude in space and will carry out...
South Korea launches KASS satellite to augment GPS
South Korea has successfully launched a precision aviation satellite...
China launches new batch of remote sensing satellites
XICHANG, June 23 (Xinhua) -- China successfully launched three...
Kenya launches nationwide airborne geophysical survey
Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta Tuesday launched the final report...
South Korea successfully launches home-grown Nuri space rocket
South Korea’s domestically built Nuri rocket successfully placed a...
Isro PSLV-C53 launch announced for June 30
The mission faced multiple initial delays, but was eventually...
Strong progress being made on the UK’s Geospatial Strategy
Annual plan published shows the Geospatial Commission’s progress on...
Israel Deploys Medicine Data-Map Skills to Avert Food Crisis
Even before the first wave of Covid-19 swept through...
Bricsys’ local partner, ACA Pacific, selected by Singapore government as Productivity Solutions Grant (PSG) vendor
The partnership will enable Singaporean companies to access the...
MapmyIndia joins hands with ISRO to boost 3D mapping
Homegrown navigation firm MapmyIndia on Friday said it has...

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Monday, September 9th, 2013

Astrium Services Releases a Video Highlighting the Impact of Geo-information

As previously announced during its teaser campaign, Astrium Services, Europe’s leading space technology company, has today launched a new video designed to communicate the diversity and value of its range of Earth observation services, connect to existing...

Friday, July 19th, 2013

Borneo Forest Degradation Impacts 80% of the Land

The Malaysian states of Sabah and Sarawak are global hotspots of forest loss and degradation due to timber and oil palm industries; however, the rates and patterns of change have remained poorly measured by conventional field or...

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Himalayan Landslides Devastate Infrastructure in Northern India

In India, heavy June rains have killed more than 5,000 and stranded more than 19,000 people in the northern states of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh as landslides and flooded rivers cut off major routes and devastated the...

Monday, April 22nd, 2013

Filipino Youth Leaders Launch the Road Sharing Movement

Frustrated by the failure of the present generation to take meaningful action to address the climate crisis, the youth are fired to assert their right to a safe and healthful future by using the power of the...

Monday, April 1st, 2013

Climate Change Will Harm Mekong Basin Harvests

One of the most fertile areas of south east Asia, the Lower Mekong Basin, faces a bleak future from the impacts of climate change, according to a U.S.-funded study. Hotter and wetter rainy seasons and more long-lasting...

Tuesday, March 26th, 2013

IBM’s Deep Thunder will Help South Korea Map and Model Weather Information

South Korea is working with IBM to deploy the Deep Thunder mapping and modeling sytem in order to upgrade their national weather information system. The goal is better understanding of weather patterns in order to better predict...

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

CSIRO Releases a Major Study on the Implications of Climate Change on Australia’s Biodiversity

A project started in late 2008, has built on the results from the 2008 Implications of climate change for Australia’s National Reserve System report.

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

At Least 14 Killed as Manila Suffers Worst Flood in Three Years

At least 14 people were killed as floodwaters swept across the main Philippine island of Luzon, paralyzing Manila and forcing 130,000 to flee their homes. Floods caused by torrential rains spread across about 50 percent of metro...

Tuesday, May 1st, 2012

Scanner Set to Analyse Impact of Olympic Traffic on Air Quality

Leicester University researchers will test their CityScan devices — previously covered in The Engineer when they were under the design and construction phase — on three rooftops across London to generate a 3D pollution map of the...

Friday, March 9th, 2012

Mapping the Japanese Tsunami to Prepare for Future Events

The 2011 Tohoku tsunami was Japan's deadliest in more than 100 years. Despite an extraordinary level of preparedness by the Japanese, the tsunami caused more than 90 percent of the almost 20,000 fatalities last March. Georgia Tech...

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