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Israel Aerospace Industries Successfully Doubles Venµs Satellite’s Expected Service Life
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China launches new batch of remote sensing satellites
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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
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Thursday, December 20th, 2012

GeoEye Releases 2013 Calendar, Featuring 13 Years of Satellite Images

Today GeoEye released its 2013 online calendar, “Evolution of Insight: 1999-2012”, which is now available for viewing and download at www.geoeye.com/2013calendar. The calendar, designed to be used as desktop wallpaper or to be printed, features GeoEye’s...

Monday, December 10th, 2012

How Cities Can Save China

Central to the effort to revitalize the economy is the transformation of China’s cities. By adopting a new approach to urbanization, its leaders can assure more balanced investment, address a major source of debt, achieve a consumption...

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

DeLorme Unveils New Version of Digital Atlas of the Earth

DeLorme, the innovation leader in personal satellite messaging, tracking and navigation technology, today announced the introduction of the 2012 Digital Atlas of the Earth (DAE 2012), the first-ever 1:125,000 scale seamless topographic map with consistent coverage of...

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011

2011-2012 World Heritage Map Available

The latest version of the World Heritage map, produced by the UNESCO World Heritage Centre and National Geographic Maps, can now be ordered for a modest fee from the World Heritage Centre website. All proceeds from sales...

Monday, March 21st, 2011

The World’s Largest Science Experiment Kicks off in Australia

Australian school students will be the first to take part in the world's largest-ever scientific experiment. The Global Water Experiment, on World Water Day next Tuesday, involves primary and high school students across the nation and throughout...

Thursday, February 24th, 2011

India Named Global Host of World Environment Day 2011

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) today announced that India, with one of the fastest growing economies in the world that is embracing the process of a transition to a Green Economy, will be for the first...

Monday, May 10th, 2010

World Expo: Putting Indonesia on the Map

Compared to other countries’ pavilions, which mostly have four walls, the Indonesian pavilion is open with good air circulation. Entering the pavilion, visitors can easily spot a giant waterfall – measuring 40x17 meters – that features a...

Friday, February 16th, 2007

Map World Forum

India dominates the world of geographic information. Some 60 per cent of all the world's work occurs in India. This is a source of enormous strength for Indians, but it also points to enormous weakness. Such a...