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Wednesday, July 17th, 2013

Distorted GPS Signals Reveal Hurricane Wind Speeds

By pinpointing locations on Earth from space, GPS systems have long shown drivers the shortest route home and guided airline pilots across oceans. Now, by figuring out how messed up GPS satellite signals get when bouncing around...

Monday, June 24th, 2013

GeoMetWatch Enters Into Agreement with NASA to Enable Unprecedented Weather Data

GeoMetWatch Corp today announced it has entered into a Space Act Agreement with NASA to provide four years of Earth observation and weather data from GeoMetWatch's first Sounding and Tracking Observatory for Regional Meteorology (STORM) mission on...

Monday, June 24th, 2013

More than 500 Killed in India’s Monsoon Floods

Earth's deadliest natural disaster so far in 2013 is the deadly flooding in India's Himalayan Uttarakhand region, where torrential monsoon rains have killed at least 556 people, with hundreds more feared dead. At least 5,000 people are...

Sunday, February 26th, 2012

ESA Signs $1.8B Deal with Thales Alenia for Six Weather Satellites

The European Space Agency (ESA) on Feb. 24 signed the biggest satellite-construction contract in its history, a $1.8-billion, six-satellite deal with Thales Alenia Space to provide meteorological services from geostationary orbit for 20 years starting in 2018....

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

Satellite Meteorology Application Course at SQU in Oman

Twenty five participants from Oman, UAE, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Egypt, Morocco, Kuwait, Yemen, Iraq and Qatar are attending the 8th EUMETSAT Satellite Application Course (ESAC-VIII) being hosted by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO) Centre of Excellence in...

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Indonesian Workshop on Monitoring and Mgt of BMKG

Workshop Monitoring And Management which held by Organization and management section of BMKG. The event was attended by 21 participants, who came from UPT, and the Chief of Station of Meteorology, Climatology and Geophysics.The event is opening...

Tuesday, April 12th, 2011

Hydrological and Meteorological Equipment Handed – Nepal Kailash Sacred Landscape

Dr. Nirmal H. Rajbhandari, Director General, Department of Department of Hydrology and Meteorology of the Government of Nepal, received hydrological and meteorological equipment worth two crore Nepalese Rupees from Dr Andreas Schild, Director General of ICIMOD, under...

Monday, February 21st, 2011

Hi-tech Instruments to Help Planters Gauge Erratic Weather

The industry is enlisting help of the Indian Space Research Organisation, which will advise planters on possible weather fluctuations with the help of remote sensing instruments. The senior vice-president of the Tea Association of India, Hemant Bangur, revealed...

Saturday, January 22nd, 2011

Russia Meteo Satellite Electro-L Successfully Orbited

The Federal Space Agency (Roskosmos) told Itar-Tass, “The Zenit-2SB carrier rocket with Fregat-SB upper stage, that was blasted off from the Baikonur cosmodrome at 15:29, Moscow time, Thursday, at 00:28 MSK Friday successfully placed on the target...