Quantcast

Latest Remote sensing Stories

2014-08-13 23:05:25

Neuralog announces the release of its newest E&P Data and Document Management application, Desktop.

algae bloom in the west end of Lake Erie
2014-08-07 03:30:50

Engineers are using NASA Glenn remote sensing technology, previously developed for Mars exploration, to learn more about the Lake Erie algal bloom that contaminated water supplies in northwestern Ohio and southeastern Michigan over the weekend.

2014-07-28 20:25:49

ORLANDO, Fla., July 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TSM Corporation and Galileo Group, Inc.

2014-07-28 16:21:24

PALO ALTO, CA, July 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Space Systems/Loral (SSL), a leading provider of

2014-07-15 23:09:09

Provides Agencies, Merchants and Publishers With a Deeper Geographic Understanding for Location-based Marketing & Tools for Optimization San Diego, California

2014-07-15 12:21:51

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Dauria Aerospace, a multinational aerospace company providing global satellite-based remote sensing information and telecommunication

2014-07-15 08:22:16

Software and Android Mobile Devices from Trimble Allow Wastewater Workers to Map Assets and Perform Inspection Work in the Field SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble

2014-07-14 23:00:39

First Partner in Australia to Distribute ERDAS IMAGINE® and ERDAS IMAGINE Photogrammetry Products Norcross, GA (PRWEB) July 14, 2014 Hexagon Geospatial

2014-07-14 08:21:46

New Features Improve Utility Mapping and Field Workflows to Increase Productivity SUNNYVALE, Calif., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trimble (NASDAQ: TRMB) introduced the latest version of its


Latest Remote sensing Reference Libraries

9_4e0ee555c18ad7f31f4e1417f556ae6a2
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...

More Articles (1 articles) »
Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.