Sentinel-1

Screenshot from an online app called Suncalc with a satellite image of a lake with sun and shadow measurements in yellow overlaid.

Using Open Source Geospatial Data in Journalism

Mark Altaweel

Geospatial data such as satellite imagery can be used by journalists to verify news stories.

Free Synthetic Aperture Radar Handbook Available

Caitlin Dempsey

This free handboo provides insight into how different Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR) methodologies can be used for forest monitoring and biomass estimation.  

Ground Movement in Norway

Caitlin Dempsey

Data from InSAR Norway has helped the  Geological Survey of Norway learn where there are areas of significant ground movement in both natural and urban areas of Norway.  

Mapping Where Norway is Moving

Caitlin Dempsey

Norway is using Copernicus Sentinel-1 data to detect ground movement across the country.

Over 2000 Sentinel-1 Satellite Images Were Used to Create a Map of Land Deformation in the United Kingdom

Caitlin Dempsey

A new map of the United Kingdom map tracks areas of land subsidence and uplift based on processed data from Sentinel-1's Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR).