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Mapping Forest Biomass To Understand The Global Carbon Cycle
2013-02-05 10:54:59

Satellite radar data are being used to map Earth’s vital resources. The latest advances and applications of the POLinSAR remote sensing technique were highlighted at a conference held last week.

2011-10-03 11:36:18

Future Earth observation scientists: learn about using satellite data for science and applications development.

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2009-07-10 10:05:00

Satellites provide us with an enormous amount of quality data about our planet daily, but the value of these data can only be realized through the ability and creativity of users.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.