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Next-Gen Weather Satellites To Improve Tornado Warnings

On Jan. 22 and 23, 2012, more than 37 tornadoes struck the southern USA. Ten of them tore across the Lower Mississippi Valley into Alabama. Worst hit were St.

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Mon, 05/03/2012 - 10:38
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37.0902
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-95.7129

Esri and GeoEye Developing Global Crisis Response Service

New Service Will Give Esri ArcGIS Users Easier Access to Current, High-resolution Imagery during Global Crises

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Fri, 24/02/2012 - 16:12
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38.9696
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-77.3861

Princeton system tracks drought to aid disaster relief

Drought is often the precursor to disaster, but getting leads on its stealthy approach through remote or war-torn areas can be so difficult that relief agencies sometimes have little time to react

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Fri, 24/02/2012 - 15:53
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40.3659
longitude: 
-74.6787

NASA pinning down 'here' better than ever

Before our Global Positioning System (GPS) navigation devices can tell us where we are, the satellites that make up the GPS need to know exactly where they are.

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Fri, 24/02/2012 - 15:46
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39.0046
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-76.8755

THEMIS celebrates 5 years of watching aurora and space weather

People still talk about the launch. It was the first – and so far, only – time NASA has launched five satellites at one time.

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Thu, 23/02/2012 - 16:10
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28.3883
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-80.6036

Landsat 5 Suspension of Operations Extended

Landsat 5 Earth imaging operations have been suspended for an additional 90 days while the U.S.

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Tue, 21/02/2012 - 16:24
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38.9586
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-77.357

NASA Landsat's Thermal Infrared Sensor Arrives at Orbital

A new NASA satellite instrument that makes a quantum leap forward in detector technology has arrived at Orbital Sciences Corp. in Gilbert, Ariz.

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Wed, 15/02/2012 - 16:16
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33.3528
longitude: 
-111.789

BSEE, NOAA Enhance Response Mapping

BSEE and NOAA to complete Arctic oil spill response mapping tool.

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Thu, 09/02/2012 - 16:25

New Way to Map Drought and Water Use

Every month, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Center for Climate Prediction has a drought briefing by teleconference to identify the latest drought areas in North

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Wed, 08/02/2012 - 16:24

Red Cross Unveils New State-Of-The-Art Disaster Operations Center

The American Red Cross San Diego/Imperial Counties Chapter unveils a new state-of-the-art Chapter Disaster Operations Center in an effort to enhance our community’s disaster response capabili

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Mon, 06/02/2012 - 12:41
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32.7153
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-117.157