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United Arab Emirates to launch bold asteroid mission in 2028
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has set its sights...
WAFA: “Work of Palestinian land surveyors in Masafer Yatta interrupted by Israeli settlers”s”
HEBRON – Extremist Israeli settlers attacked a number of...
Ola acquires geospatial company GeoSpoc
Ola has acquired GeoSpoc, a six-year-old Pune-based geospatial company....
New UAE space mission will orbit Venus and land on an asteroid
The United Arab Emirates is setting a course for...
Britain’s space programme has been hit by Brexit, with FIVE concerns to be resolved before launch.
BREXIT BRITAIN’S SPACE STRATEGY has been slammed, with this...
Nobel Prize for physics winner shaped ground-breaking Earth-observing mission
This year's Nobel Prize in Physics laureate Klaus Hasselmann...
China deepens application use for BeiDou technology to build an integrated industrial ecosystem
As China has continuously deepened the application of the...
PM Modi launches India’s first private space association
New Delhi: India will soon have policies on space communication...
Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors Building Surveyors Conference 2021
Navigating changes and challenges in surveying industry to enable...
Ladakh admin to use drones to help measuring inhabitant land under SVAMITVA scheme
The Ladakh administration will use drones to help measure 'Abadi...

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Thursday, January 16th, 2014

Tokyo Now in 3D in Google Maps

Google has released new 3D imagery of Tokyo through Earth View in Google Maps. This means you can now see 3D views of major landmarks, such as the Tokyo Tower and Tokyo Sky Tree, as well as surrounding...

Wednesday, April 24th, 2013

Online 3D Model of Tokyo Encourages Visitors to Make the City More Dynamic

To mark the 10th anniversary of the Tokyo landmark Roppongi Hill, the project developer Mori Building Company launched a digital online campaign that animates a detailed 1:1000 scale model of the city. The site is called...

Wednesday, April 4th, 2012

Japan Extends Sanctions on North Korea

Roughly 10 days before North Korea's planned long-range rocket launch, Tokyo announced Tuesday it was extending sanctions on Pyongyang for another year. Sanctions imposed by the Japanese government North Korea expire April 13. The government said Tuesday...

Tuesday, October 25th, 2011

Tokyo to Draft a New 10-year Disaster Plan

Despite Tokyo’s distance from the tsunami epicenter, not only were there direct damages from the earthquake, but the spread of radioactive materials from the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear power plant affected Tokyo’s air and tap water, as well...

Thursday, August 11th, 2011

Editorial: Improve Radiation Mapping

The shipments of beef cows suspected of having been fed with radioactive rice straw to all the prefectures except Okinawa have underlined the radiation hazards caused by the disaster at Tokyo Electric Power Co.'s Fukushima No. 1...