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Proba-V Working Around The Clock
2014-02-18 08:49:27

More than 5000 images, 65 daily global maps and six 10-day global syntheses, plus a quick peek at the Olympics: in its first two months of work, the vegetation-monitoring Proba-V minisatellite has yielded a valuable harvest for around a hundred scientific teams around the globe.

2014-02-10 23:01:55

Timmons Group, a leader in enterprise geospatial products and services has expanded their Asset Management practice. Richmond, Virginia (PRWEB) February 10,

2014-02-03 12:22:54

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Institute for Global Environmental Strategies is pleased to invite U.S.

Space Droids Battle To Save Our Planet
2014-01-21 11:52:05

A comet heading towards Earth threatens humanity’s existence – that was the virtual scenario of this year’s Zero Robotics tournament. Secondary-school students from across Europe controlled miniature satellites on the International Space Station in a competition to save our planet.

2014-01-15 08:20:39

ANNAPOLIS, Md., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TeleCommunication Systems, Inc.

2014-01-13 16:26:39

DUBLIN, January 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dublin - Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/lvdk88/precision_farming) has announced the addition

2014-01-07 16:26:35

Online and in-store analytics are connected using location-based workflows and collaboration REDLANDS, Calif., Jan.

2014-01-02 23:28:30

Quantum Spatial Senior Vice President and Alaska Region Manager Tony Follett has retired after 40 years with the company. Anchorage, AK (PRWEB) January 02, 2014

Satellites Could Be Deorbited Using New Gossamer Sail
2013-12-22 03:34:52

Researchers from the University of Surrey have developed a new method to bring aging satellites back to Earth so that they no longer pose a threat to spacecraft or other probes by continuing to orbit in a nonworking state.


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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