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ISU Space Studies Program

Nov 21, 2014
The Space Studies Program (SSP) is an intense nine-week course for postgraduate students and professionals of all disciplines. The curriculum covers the principal space related fields, both non-technical and technical and ranges from policy and law, business and management and humanities to…

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Canada’s SCISAT Satellite makes important discovery for understanding the evolution of the ozone layer

Nov 6, 2014
Canadian Space Agency
Thanks to Canada’s SCISAT, an international team of scientists has discovered a recent and unexpected increase in stratospheric hydrogen chloride (HCl) in the Northern Hemisphere….read more…

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NASA: Big sunspot is an odd one

Nov 21, 2014
Florida Today
NASA scientists are monitoring an enormous and strangely behaved sunspot that has rotated back into Earth’s view… read more…

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China successfully launches Yaogan-24 remote sensing satellite

Nov 20, 2014
Zee News
China on Nov 19 successfully launched a remote sensing satellite into a scheduled orbit from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre. read more…

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Mercury is next for ESA

Nov 20, 2014
CNN
After landing a probe on an icy comet and possibly shedding new light on the origins of life on Earth, the European Space Agency (ESA) is now looking at scorching-hot Mercury for its next mission. read more…

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MODIS images Tropical Storm Adjali

Nov 19, 2014
Science2.0
The MODIS image showed that the storm began curving to the southwest, and despite slight weakening, thunderstorms circled around the low-level center. read more…

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SPAR Euorope and European LiDAR Mapping Forum 2014

Nov 20, 2014
American Surveyor
Taking place 8-10 December, 2014 at the Passenger Terminal Amsterdam (PTA) in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, these conferences are focused on 3D measurement and imaging, and fusion, processing & point clouds for LiDAR… read more…

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LizardTech Presents Their Geospatial + Imagery Products To Higher Education

Nov 20, 2014
SatNews Daily
Included in the program are the latest versions of GeoExpress®, Express Server®, LiDAR Compressor™, and GeoGofer™. To promote research and … read more…

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New OSU tool greatly speeds landslide risk detection

Nov 19, 2014
KTVZ
Engineers have created a new way to use lidar technology to identify and classify landslides on a landscape scale…read more…

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The US Spaceport Boom

Nov, 2014
IEEE Spectrum

Licensed and proposed commercial spaceports are popping up across the US. read more…

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