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Climate Change: Warming temperatures will intensify extreme precipitation

Maximum Daily Precipitation Difference

According to a newly-published study by the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), as the globe warms from rising atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases, more moisture i

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Fri, 05/04/2013 - 11:11

Tsunami Risk: UN-SPIDER contributes to UNESCO-IOC guidelines

The coasts of Sri Lanka and India showing sediments left after a tsunami

With the support of UNESCAP, UNESCO-IOC is carrying out a project entitled: “Enhancing Tsunami Risk Assessment and Management, Strengthening Policy Support and Developing Guidelines for Tsuna

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Fri, 01/03/2013 - 08:42
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Astrium: Seeking a non-European partner for GO-3G

For its newest geostationary Earth Observation satellite, GO-3G, the European aerospace company Astrium is seeking for a non-European partner, as SatelliteToday reported.

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Thu, 28/02/2013 - 16:10

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USGS: New GLS Visualization Interface

USGS released a new EROS Science Processing Architecture (ESPA) GLS Visualization Interface.

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Fri, 09/11/2012 - 08:00

VALID project: Results of Stakeholder Assessment Part I available

The results of the first stakeholder assessment of the VALID project are now available on the Kno

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Tue, 30/10/2012 - 08:14

IWG-SEM holds third meeting in Geneva

The International Working Group on the use of Satellite data for Eme

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Thu, 25/10/2012 - 12:39

Earth Observation Data Sales are growing in Developing Countries

According to Euroconsult's latest research report "Satellite-Based Earth Observation: Market Prospects to 2021", the commercial earth observation data markets in South-East Asia, Latin Am

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Thu, 18/10/2012 - 08:26

Step up for Disaster Risk Reduction: UN celebrates IDDR

13 October 2012 is the International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDRR). IDRR seeks to raise awareness of how people are taking action to reduce their risk to disasters.

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Fri, 12/10/2012 - 10:29

Social Impact through Satellite Remote Sensing – Visualizing Acute and Chronic Crises beyond the Visible Spectrum

For decades, satellite remote sensing has provided fundamental insights in countless physical science fields such as ecology, geosciences, atmospheric physics, and chemistry.

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Wed, 30/11/2011 - 17:43
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