Out of This World – A Decade in Review

Posted on January 7th, 2020
An image of Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko where the Philae lander touched down. (Credit: ESA/Rosetta/MPS for OSIRIS Team MPS/UPD/LAM/IAA/SSO/INTA/UPM/DASP/IDA)

It’s the end of a decade, though there is some debate on what makes a decade. Let’s take a moment to reflect on … Read more

A HUGE and Growing Archive – Medium-Resolution 3-meter PlanetScope Satellite Imagery

Posted on January 7th, 2020

Have you searched for medium resolution imagery in Image Hunter recently? If so, you have surely seen lots of imagery from the 3-meter (m) satellite constellation, PlanetScope. As one of the most ubiquitous medium-resolution options, PlanetScope is actually 150 micro-satellites … Read more

Apollo News Snippets – January 2020

Posted on January 7th, 2020
Let’s get this first New Snippets of 2020 kicked off on the right foot with some exciting tech news! From carbon dioxide to methanol using just solar power and low-cost catalysts. A nickel-platinum catalyst boosts the power of hydrogen gas… Read more

DigitalGlobe SecureWatch – Update on Central America & New More Flexible Pricing!

Posted on January 7th, 2020

Do you have the need for regularly updated images of locations around the world?

Perhaps you need imagery to integrate with an OEM solution you are developing?

Or maybe your organization uses large amounts of high-resolution imagery each year, and … Read more

High-Resolution Imagery Collections – WorldView-2/3 – China and Russia, June to August 2019

Posted on January 7th, 2020
This map shows the areas imaged by the WorldView-2/3 constellation from June 1 to August 31, 2019 over China and Russia. Please note that in many instances, multiple images were collected over the same area which is difficult to portray… Read more

Our Changing Landscape – November Venice Floods

Posted on January 7th, 2020

If you have been a regular reader of this ongoing series, you are likely to have seen that RapidEye was decommissioned at the end of 2019. So as one satellite system passes into our memories, we change the focus of … Read more

Reaching Orbit – 2020, The Year of the Martian

Posted on January 7th, 2020
The Boeing Starliner that almost, but didn’t quite make it to the ISS. (Credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls)

It’s a new year with a new batch of space-faring satellites. This year we’ll see an exponential rise in internet satellites, with companies jockeying … Read more

The Pléiades 1 – SPOT 6/7 Stadium of the Month – Melbourne Park

Posted on January 7th, 2020

Our focus in December was a renovated college basketball arena, and for the first 2020 edition of the Pléiades 1 – SPOT 6/7 Stadium of the Month we travel to the other side of the world with a look at … Read more

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