Remote sensing
Remote sensing is the acquisition of information about an object or phenomenon without making physical contact with the object and thus in contrast to on site observation. In modern usage, the term ge...
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North Korea Announces Plan To Launch Rocket Carrying Observation Satellite
North Korea said Tuesday that it plans to launch a satellite-carrying rocket as soon as next week, a move that could demonstrate potential progress in the nation’s long-running mission to develop a re...
Affordable Camera Reveals Hidden Details Invisible To The Naked Eye
Peering into a grocery store bin, it’s hard to tell if a peach or tomato or avocado is starting to go bad underneath its skin. But an affordable camera technology being developed by the University of ...
Alien Satellite Orbiting Earth: The 'Black Knight'
What is the "Black Knight" satellite? It is a mysterious satellite, of unknown origin, discovered in 1960 which shadowed Sputnik. It is believed to have been of extraterrestrial origin, and signaled ...
Satellites as you’ve never seen them before – in pictures
Photographer Toby Smith goes behind the scenes with the satellite engineers taking giant leaps into a world beyond our reach
Brain Farm Aerial Reel 2012 on Vimeo
Brain Farm provides precise stabilized HD aerial footage using both the Cineflex ELITE and Cineflex V14 HD for film, commercial, and television work throughout the…
Inverse Problems
Inverse Problems is a peer-reviewed, broad-based interdisciplinary journal for pure and applied mathematicians and physicists produced by IOP Publishing. It combines theoretical, experimental and math...
Geographic information system
A geographic information system (GIS) is a system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present all types of spatial or geographical data. The acronym GIS is sometimes used for ...
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Dragon (remote sensing)
Dragon refers to any of several remote sensing image processingsoftware packages. This software provides capabilities for displaying,analyzing, and interpreting digital imagesfrom earth satellites and...
North Korea Announces Plan To Launch Rocket Carrying Observation Satellite
North Korea said Tuesday that it plans to launch a satellite-carrying rocket as soon as next week, a move that could demonstrate potential progress in the nation’s long-running mission to develop a re...
Affordable Camera Reveals Hidden Details Invisible To The Naked Eye
Peering into a grocery store bin, it’s hard to tell if a peach or tomato or avocado is starting to go bad underneath its skin. But an affordable camera technology being developed by the University of ...
SketchUp
SketchUp (formerly: Google Sketchup) is a 3D modeling computer program for applications such as architectural, interior design, civil and mechanical engineering, film, and video game design. A freewar...
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Attitude control
Attitude control is controlling the orientation of an object with respect to an inertial frame of reference or another entity (the celestial sphere, certain fields, nearby objects, etc.).Controlling v...
Erdas Imagine
ERDAS IMAGINE is a remote sensing application with raster graphics editor abilities designed by ERDAS for geospatial applications. The latest version is 2015. ERDAS IMAGINE is aimed primarily at geosp...
Meteosat Second Generation
The Meteosat series of satellites are geostationary meteorological satellites operated by EUMETSAT under the Meteosat Transition Programme (MTP) and the Meteosat Second Generation (MSG) program.The MT...
Meteosat Second Generation - Wikipedia
Orthophoto
An orthophoto, orthophotograph or orthoimage is an aerial photograph geometrically corrected ("orthorectified") such that the scale is uniform: the photo has the same lack of distortion as a map. Unli...
Orthophoto - Wikipedia
Arirang-2
Arirang-2, also known as KOMPSAT-2, is a South Korean multipurpose satellite. It was launched from Plesetsk, Russia at 4:05 PM KST on 28 July 2006. It began to transmit signals at 11 PM the same day...
Hyperspectral imaging
Hyperspectral imaging, like other spectral imaging, collects and processes information from across the electromagnetic spectrum. The goal of hyperspectral imaging is to obtain the spectrum for each pi...
Hyperspectral imaging - Wikipedia
Photochemical Reflectance Index
The Photochemical Reflectance Index (PRI) is a reflectance measurement developed by John Gamon during his tenure as a postdoctorate fellow supervised by Christopher Field at the Carnegie Institution f...
Snapshot hyperspectral imaging
Snapshot (or "non-scanning") hyperspectral imaging is a method of capturing hyperspectral images during a single integration time of a detector array, so that no scanning is involved. The lack of movi...
Mobile mapping
Mobile mapping is the process of collecting geospatial data from a mobile vehicle, typically fitted with a range of photographic, radar, laser, LiDAR or any number of remote sensing systems. Such syst...
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Remote sensing (archaeology)
Remote sensing techniques in archaeology are an increasingly important component of the technical and methodological tool set available in archaeological research. The use of remote sensing techniques...
Differential optical absorption spectroscopy
In atmospheric chemistry, differential optical absorption spectroscopy (DOAS) is used to measure concentrations of trace gases. When combined with basic optical spectrometers such as prisms or diffrac...
Differential optical absorption spectroscopy - Wikipedia
Opticks (software)
Opticks is a remote sensing application that supports imagery, video (motion imagery), Synthetic Aperture Radar (SAR), multi-spectral, hyper-spectral, and other types of remote sensing data. Opticks s...
Opticks (software) - Wikipedia
National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Sciences
National Authority for Remote Sensing and Space Sciences (NARSS) is the pioneering Egyptian institution in the field of satellite remote sensing.
NARSS is an outgrowth of Remote Sensing Center, es...