GIS and Geospatial Technologies
Maps and Cartography
August 15, 2022
Remote sensing and geospatial technologies are being harnessed for carbon offsetting efforts.
November 24, 2020
The recent launch of Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich/Jason CS is the latest mission that will collect high resolution sea level measurements.
August 7, 2019
The world settlement footprint, created in a online application called Urban Thematic Exploration Platform (TEP) sponsored by the European Space Agency (ESA), is the first map that combines optical and radar satellites to create a human urban footprint map of the world.
May 29, 2018
Researchers are using data from the Sentinel-5P satellite to map out sulphur dioxide emissions from Hawaii's Kīlauea volcano.
February 24, 2017
Descartes Labs has compiled some of the massive amount of data sent back from the satellites orbiting Earth into a 3.1-trillion pixel composite image of Earth’s surface.