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Satellite Rapid Response System Wins GMES Masters 'Best Service Challenge'
2011-10-17 07:46:33

As a result of an online vote, the first winner of the GMES Masters competition goes to Chelys for their Satellite Rapid Response System. They were voted Best Service Challenge. The GMES Masters competition called for new ideas and services for the best use of Earth observation data from Europe´s Global Monitoring and Security program. The competition, which closed on 15 September, aimed to encourage students, researchers and entrepreneurs, new companies and small to medium...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.