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2011-03-26 00:00:30

Researchers at Rochester Institute of Technology are processing satellite imagery of regions in Japan affected by the 9.0 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that devastated sections of the country’s east coast on March 11. (Vocus/PRWEB) March 24, 2011 Japan needs maps.

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2011-03-25 08:01:36

Geospatial information maps created for Fukushima, Hachinohe and Kesennuma.

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2011-03-17 06:48:23

Following the massive earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on 11 March, satellite imagery has been vital in providing a clear picture of the extent of devastation to aid the relief effort now underway.

2011-03-11 00:00:27

CyberCity 3D, Inc. today announced plans to produce 3D buildings from stereo satellite imagery, becoming the first company known to do so on a commercial scale.

2011-01-20 00:00:54

Ground-breaking Energy sector monitoring program aims to minimize environment impact of oil and gas operations globally Boulder, CO (Vocus/PRWEB) January 18, 2011 Spatial Energy, the leading source for digital imagery, data management and services for the energy industry, and Apache Corporation, an oil and gas exploration and production company with operations in the United States, Canada, Egypt, the United Kingdom North Sea, Australia and Argentina, today announced the launch of an...

2010-11-01 08:00:00

DULLES, Va., Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- GeoEye, Inc. (Nasdaq: GEOY), a premier provider of superior satellite and aerial-based geospatial information and services, announced today that it has appointed Dr. William L. Ballhaus to serve on GeoEye's board of directors.

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2010-10-29 10:55:00

“Citizen archaeologists” helped researchers find Bronze Age burial sites and other Mongolian antiquities as part of a new National Geographic-supported expedition this summer.

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2010-10-28 13:51:27

Countless people clung to life in the branches of trees hemming the shorelines during the deadly 2004 tsunami that killed more than 230,000 coastal residents in Indonesia, India, Thailand and Sri Lanka.

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2010-10-22 11:41:59

China has unveiled its own version of an online mapping service to compete with Google Earth's popular satellite mapping service.

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2010-10-18 08:25:00

The Gulf of Mexico oil spill couldn’t have occurred at a worse time for bluefin tuna: they had come to the area – a major spawning ground – to produce offspring.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.