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2013-07-02 16:22:15

Renowned Writer to Preview New Initiative That Could Change the Way Journalists Tell Stories REDLANDS, Calif., July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- James Fallows, national correspondent for The Atlantic, will join the Esri International User Conference (Esri UC) in San Diego, California, on July 8, 2013 to preview a new reporting project--debuting later this summer--that will feature Esri's mapping technology. Speaking before an expected audience of 14,000, Fallows' talk will explore how...

2013-07-02 16:21:27

REDLANDS, Calif., July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Understanding GIS: An ArcGIS Project Workbook explains the methods, tools, and processes needed to apply full-scale GIS analysis to a spatially based problem. The tutorial is designed around a single, multifaceted problem: how to select a suitable location for a park near the Los Angeles River in Los Angeles, California. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130702/LA42163) (Logo:...

2013-06-28 23:02:12

Bodkin Design Issued Two Hyperspectral Imaging Patents. Enhancements to BD&E's technology portfolio are disclosed which enhance BD&E's infrared and hyperspectral imaging product lines. BD&E offers Engineering Services and Product Development expertise to the Medical, Commercial, OEM, and Military communities in Boston, Massachusetts and around the country. Newton, Massachusetts (PRWEB) June 28, 2013 Bodkin Design & Engineering, LLC (BD&E), a Massachusetts...

2013-06-27 16:26:52

Esri will bring its experience to define standards for indoor mapping REDLANDS, Calif., June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Esri announced that it has joined the worldwide In-Location Alliance. Esri joins a growing number of companies that have come together to drive innovation and market adoption of high-accuracy indoor positioning and related services. Esri will help to define standards for indoor mapping and logistics across many industries including health care, higher education,...

Northern Biomass Of Earth Has Been Mapped And Measured
2013-06-26 07:53:13

ESA The biomass of the northern hemisphere’s forests has been mapped with greater precision than ever before thanks to satellites, improving our understanding of the carbon cycle and our prediction of Earth’s future climate. Accurately measuring forest biomass and how it varies are key elements for taking stock of forests and vegetation. Since forests assist in removing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, mapping forest biomass is also important for understanding the global carbon...

2013-06-24 12:20:36

Capture crop data and process it immediately in the field without delay. Make decisions based on current NDVI information - not last year's yield maps CHARLOTTE, N.C., June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The AutoCopter(TM) is a UAV helicopter providing remote sensing of crops using three full-sized cameras (multi-spectral, DSLR and HD Video) while flying a GPS plan for over two hours without the need to refill fuel. After landing the data is moved to the ground control station and...

Herbal Earth Revealed By NASA/NOAA Project: Suomi NPP
2013-06-22 05:28:49

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online New high-resolution images released earlier this week by NASA provide a bird’s-eye view of the areas of Earth where there is lush vegetation, as well as arid regions where the landscape is barren. The photos, which were crafted using a year’s worth of data collected by a joint NASA/National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) project known as the Suomi NPP (Polar-orbiting Partnership), were revealed to the public by...

2013-06-19 20:21:45

Intergraph's Global Education Program Offers Students Chance to Flex Geospatial Muscles HUNTSVILLE, Ala., June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Intergraph(®) Security, Government & Infrastructure (SG&I) announced its inaugural Geospatial Challenge for students participating in Intergraph's Global Education Program - Intergraph U. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20081211/DECLOGO ) With the rapidly growing geospatial advancements across multiple industries, Intergraph...

2013-06-18 23:02:45

Timmons Group was selected by the City of Naperville, Illinois to provide consulting services for the implementation of Azteca Cityworks Server AMS and maintenance management software. Richmond, VA (PRWEB) June 18, 2013 Timmons Group was selected by the City of Naperville, Illinois to provide consulting services for the implementation of Azteca Cityworks Server AMS and maintenance management software. The City of Naperville is just west of Chicago and home to approximately 145,000...

2013-06-18 16:26:57

Middle Eastern Map Provider Expands Feature Coverage for Saudi Arabia through Esri Community Maps Program REDLANDS, Calif., June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Farsi GeoTech, the oldest and biggest map provider in Saudi Arabia, has contributed feature data to the World Topographic Map through Esri's Community Maps Program. This contribution improves the quality and quantity of coverage for Saudi Arabia in Esri's World Topographic Map, one of several free basemap services Esri provides...


Latest Remote sensing Reference Libraries

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2004-10-19 04:45:44

Satellite -- A satellite is an object that orbits another object. With sufficient tangential velocity, the object does not collide with the primary object it orbits, but maintains a distance from that object as the rate at which it falls towards that object is similar to the rate that it travels away, thus the object orbits the primary object and becomes a satellite. In other words: gravitational force serves as the centripetal force needed to make the object circle the primary...

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