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New map explores ocean tectonics from space

Marine gravity model of the Central Indian Ocean

Scientists at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California created a new seafloor map based on satellite data that discloses previously unaccessible features on global ea

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Tue, 14/10/2014 - 15:35
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MetOP satellites: Second Generation to be launched in 2021

Second Generation meteorological satellites are planned to launch in 2021

The first documents for Europe’s MetOp Second Generation (MetOp SG) weather satellite mission were signed on 20 May 2014 by representatives from ESA and Airbus Defence and Space at the Berlin

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Wed, 21/05/2014 - 15:31
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Brochure: UN-SPIDER

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Thu, 01/05/2014

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UK and China promise Nigeria satellite imaging in the search for the abducted girls

Satellite image shows Lake Chad

British and Chinese satellite imaging and tracking technology will be deployed to Nigeria to help Nigerian authorities to support them in the search of the abducted Nigerian school girls.

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Mon, 12/05/2014 - 10:11
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Iran: Plans for launch of seven new satellites

Iran’s Qeshm Island seen from space by ESA's Envisat satellite.

During the new Iranian calendar year which started on March 21, the Islamic Republic of Iran plans to launch seven satellites into space, Hamid Fezeli, Head of the Iran Space Agency (ISA) said.

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Mon, 08/04/2013 - 15:39
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United Nations/Japan establish Fellowship Programme on Nano-Satellite Technologies

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs and the Government of Japan in cooperation with the Kyushu Institute of Technology (KIT) have established a United Nations/Japan Long-term Fellowsh

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Tue, 11/12/2012 - 11:01

Brazil wants Japanese assistance in disaster prevention

Brazil urged Japan to collaborate in the field of disaster prevention using satellite technology.

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Mon, 06/02/2012 - 12:12
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Potential To Tap Into Space Technology

Earth Observation (EO) products and services – which use orbiting, remote sensing satellite technology to monitor and map the environment – have huge potential for business and social use in the South

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Tue, 31/01/2012 - 15:36
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New Satellite Technology a Possible ‘Game Changer’ for Communications

As the interoperability discussion continues, so does the frustration of many who have worked on this issue for decades but haven’t seen their goals realized.

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Tue, 17/01/2012 - 16:10
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Seminario Internactional: "La Tecnología satelital de observación de la Tierra en la Evaluación, Monitoreo y Manejo de Desastres Naturales en la Agricultura", 23-24 Septiembre de 2009, Buenos Aires, Argentina

El Programa Iberoamericano de Ciencia y Tecnologia para el desarrollo (CYTED) en colaboración con el INTA convocan a especialistas, profesionales y técnicos usuarios de las tecnolog&i

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Wed, 05/08/2009 - 18:40