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G-Science statement calls to minimize effects of disasters

Leaders of the global science community have issued joint statements to the world leaders meeting at the 38th G-8 Summit that started today.

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Fri, 18/05/2012 - 08:45

Esri and GeoEye Developing Global Crisis Response Service

A new service will give Esri ArcGIS users easier access to current, high-resolution imagery during global crises.

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Mon, 26/03/2012 - 15:45

GPM Microwave Imager Instrument for NASA and JAXA Mission Arrives at Goddard

The Global Precipitation Measurement Microwave Imager (GMI) instrument has arrived at NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Md.

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Mon, 05/03/2012 - 11:09
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NASA Awards Cooperative Agreement for Earth Science Research

NASA has awarded a cooperative agreement to the Bay Area Environmental Research Institute of Sonoma, Calif., to support Earth science research at NASA's Ames Research Center at Moffett Field, Calif

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Mon, 05/03/2012 - 11:05
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Next-Gen Weather Satellites To Improve Tornado Warnings

On Jan. 22 and 23, 2012, more than 37 tornadoes struck the southern USA. Ten of them tore across the Lower Mississippi Valley into Alabama. Worst hit were St.

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Mon, 05/03/2012 - 10:38
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Esri and GeoEye Developing Global Crisis Response Service

New Service Will Give Esri ArcGIS Users Easier Access to Current, High-resolution Imagery during Global Crises

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Fri, 24/02/2012 - 16:12
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Princeton system tracks drought to aid disaster relief

Drought is often the precursor to disaster, but getting leads on its stealthy approach through remote or war-torn areas can be so difficult that relief agencies sometimes have little time to react

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Fri, 24/02/2012 - 15:53
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NASA pinning down 'here' better than ever

Before our Global Positioning System (GPS) navigation devices can tell us where we are, the satellites that make up the GPS need to know exactly where they are.

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Fri, 24/02/2012 - 15:46
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THEMIS celebrates 5 years of watching aurora and space weather

People still talk about the launch. It was the first – and so far, only – time NASA has launched five satellites at one time.

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Thu, 23/02/2012 - 16:10
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Landsat 5 Suspension of Operations Extended

Landsat 5 Earth imaging operations have been suspended for an additional 90 days while the U.S.

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Tue, 21/02/2012 - 16:24
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