Sweden is not a country typically known for its summer wildfires.
The United States Earth Observation satellite Landsat 8 has recently seen a high increase in acquisition rates.
The knowledge on natural resources accounting to support subsistenc
In January 2014, Mount Sinabung on Indonesia's Sumatra island has exploded intensively and repeatedly, forcing thousands of residents to vacate their houses.
The Beijing-bound Malaysian Airlines flight MH730 disappeared on 8 March 2014 over the South China sea.
Peru hosts about 75 percent of the western Amazon jungle. Deforestation is therefore a critical topic for the country.
A year ago NASA’s Landsat-8 satellite was launched into orbit. During this year scientists have been analyzing the data delivered by the satellite.
With data from sensors such as the Thermal Infrared Sensor (TIRS) on NASA's Landsat 8 satellite, experts can calculate sea surface temperatures without having to measure water temperatures on site.
NASA's Landsat 8 satellite defined the coldest place on Earth - a high ridge in Antarctica on the East Antarctic Plateau where temperatures in several hollows can dip below minus 133.6 degrees Fahr
UN-SPIDER's Regional Support Office in Colombia, IGAC, has published a guide in Spanish for the use and pro
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