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ESA Satellites keep an eye on Dutch dikes

In the Netherlands, local authorities are looking to satellite observations as a promising option for dike monitoring and to protect against dike failures.

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Wed, 24/10/2012 - 11:01

Satellites are measuring the volume of the sea-ice cover

This year, satellites saw the extent of Arctic sea ice hit a record

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Tue, 09/10/2012 - 15:14

Satellite data supports mapping of ground deformation

Archived radar data from the Envisat mission are playing an important role in mapping landslides in Switzerland.

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Thu, 27/09/2012 - 09:56

Arctic sea ice hits smallest extent in satellite era

Satellite data reveal how the new record low Arctic sea ice extent, from Sept. 16, 2012, compares to the average minimum extent over the past 30 years(in yellow) .

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Fri, 21/09/2012 - 10:39

Satellites track seismic activity on Greek islands

Over the past year and a half, parts of the Greek Santorini islands have risen by 14 cm.

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Mon, 10/09/2012 - 12:25

PH picked as ‘data node’ in Asia IT disaster mgm’t project

A Japan-led regional project that seeks to use remote sensing and GIS technologies in disaster management has named the Manila Observatory as a Data Analysis Node (DAN) in Asia Pacific.

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Tue, 01/03/2011 - 14:28
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14.5833
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120.967

Hacking for Humanity: Random Hacks of Kindness Takes New York

Parsons The New School for Design and the United Nations Global Pulse hosted the New York event of Random Hacks of Kindness (RHoK), a global initiative held in over twenty locations around the worl

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Fri, 10/12/2010 - 16:22
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40.7145
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-74.0071

Center for Satellite Based Crisis Information (ZKI)

The "Center for Satellite Based Crisis Information" (ZKI) is a service of DLR's German Remote Sensing Data Center (DFD).