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Satellites help scientists and first responders to track fires around the globe

Satellites help scientists and first responders to track fires around the globe

For more than a decade Earth-observing satellites have been scanning the surface of our planet searching for fires while scientists combine their space-based data to predict crucial fire behavior a

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Mon, 12/08/2013 - 16:22
latitude: 
39.5501
longitude: 
-105.782

UNOOSA holds workshop on Space Applications for Socio-Economic Benefits

On 12 to 16 November 2012, UNOOSA organized the Workshop "Space Technology Applications for Socio-Economic Benefits" in Santiago de Chile, Chile.

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Wed, 28/11/2012 - 10:22

UNOOSA holds Nano-Satellite Symposium in Japan

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) in cooperation with the University of Tokyo held the United Nations/Japan Nano-Satellite Symposium in Nagoya, Japan, from 10 to 13 October

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Mon, 29/10/2012 - 08:01

Don’t fail to prepare: Space-based Information for Disaster Risk Reduction

UN-SPIDER celebrates the International Day for Disaster Reduction

Highly Specialized Seminars "Eugene P. Wigner": Earthquakes Early Warning from Space

Time and Duration
Venue City: 
Erice
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Date: 
21/10/2012 - 24/10/2012
Venue: 
Centro "Ettore Majorana", Erice
Venue Country: 
Italy
Event Organisers: 

University of Perugia

Co-organisers: 

Italian Ministry of Education, University and Scientific Research Sicilian Regional Government

Language of event: 
English

Persons wishing to attend the Seminar are requested to write to:

UN celebrates World Space Week

The United Nations launched into World Space Week yesterday, with the presentation of a navigation satellite model, donated by Russia, for display at the world body’s offices in Vienna, while

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Fri, 05/10/2012 - 11:23

Technical Advisory Mission to Mozambique: Call for experts

From 8 to 12 October 2012, UN-SPIDER will conduct a Technical Advisory Mission (TAM) to Mozambique as agreed upon during the UN International Conference "Space based technologies for disaster

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Publishing Date: 
Wed, 29/08/2012 - 16:30
latitude: 
-25.9667
longitude: 
32.5833

Online application to track insects in crop fields

Spensa Technologies Inc., a company based in the Purdue Research Park of Indiana, United States, has developed and launched a new online application that tracks the number of insects in certain cro

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Wed, 08/08/2012 - 10:57

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
latitude: 
28.3883
longitude: 
-80.6036