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SSTL has today announced that it will launch the NigeriaSat-2 and NigeriaSat-X satellites on behalf of the National Space Research and Development Agency (NASRDA) by a Dnepr launch vehicle from Yasny, Russia on October 29th, 2010.
The small but powerful camera of ESAâ€™s Proba-V mission can fit on a single laboratory table for testing, but when it reaches orbit, this compact sensor will deliver a daily overview of virtually all vegetation growth across Earth.
As rescue workers scramble to provide assistance to hundreds of thousands of people following Haitiâ€™s earthquake, Earth observation satellite data continues to provide updated views of the situation on the ground.
Manuka honey may kill bacteria by destroying key bacterial proteins.
ESAâ€™s Envisat satellite captures thick clouds of smoke billowing from wildfires that have been raging through Greece and are threatening the capital, Athens.
Traffic was shut down at a portion of Memphis International Airport after police confused a sticker for punk band This Bike is a Pipe Bomb for a real threat. An airport police officer spotted a bike bearing the sticker outside of the airport's Terminal C Monday night and the owner of the bicycle was detained and searched by authorities before being released, the Pensacola (Fla.) News Journal reported Thursday. Stickers for This Bike is a Pipe Bomb have caused similar incidents at Ohio...
Spot Image Corp. today announced that it has been named a Google Earth Enterprise Partner. Spot Image Corp. will leverage this new partnership with Google to deliver imagery through current and planned web-based solutions to clients through Google Earth. Spot Image Corp.
- Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
- A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).