Monthly Archives: February 2014

NGA: “Share Your Data!”?

From: www.sensorsandsystems.com National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Director Letitia Long has a message for federal agencies: If you want to […]

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Private Satellites Raise Profits, Privacy Concerns

From: www.sensorsandsystems.com Planet Labs has more than two dozen pint-size orbiters sitting on the International Space Station. Over […]

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Satellite Images Reveal UK Flood Impact

From: www. sensorsandsystems.com Airbus Defence and Space has released before and after satellite imagery showing the extent of […]

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Have You Noticed the Drones in Sochi?

From Quartz (qz.com): Drones are being used to film ski and snowboarding events at the Winter Olympics in […]

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Get your (Geo)Geek On!

In our more advanced classes we have discussed the FGDC and other bodies that determine standards for spatial […]

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Memoriam: Dr. Roger Tomlinson, “Father of GIS”

From: GIScafe.com, 13 Feb 2014 Dr. Tomlinson’s invention of the computerized geographic information system changed the way the […]

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Smile! (Know When You are Being Observed)

SpyMeSat App Now Available for Android (From GISCafe.com) GREENBELT, MD (February 12th, 2014) – Orbit Logic announced today […]

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Too Cool (Sorry for the bad pun)

Google Goes to Antarctica   February 13th, 2014 by Susan Smith For those Antarctic enthusiasts, Google has been exploring […]

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ESRI (paid) Summer Internship

The Esri federal office in Vienna, VA has 2 summer internship opportunities. These are full time, paid internship […]

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One Year Anniversary Landsat 8

http://earthobservatory.nasa.gov/IOTD/view.php?id=83099&src=eoa-iotd On February 11, 2013,  the Landsat 8 satellite rocketed into a sunny California morning onboard a powerful […]

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