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Understanding Risk Forum: Importance of satellite data stressed

The risk of natural disasters can be reduced by understanding our environment and the fundamental forces that shape it. Earth-observing satellites can provide vital information to mitigate and prepare for disasters.

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Thu, 19/07/2012 - 16:26
Thu, 07/19/2012

CERN to tap new Europe cloud computing project

Three key research centers and a consortium of Internet companies said on Thursday they would work together on a European cloud computing platform to handle the continent's rapidly growing demand for computer capacity.

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Thu, 08/03/2012 - 11:18

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Thu, 03/08/2012

Thailand Employs a Sensor Web for Natural Disaster Monitoring

Thailand has invested in the concept of the sensor web, creating an interoperable environment for a diverse set of satellite and ground sensors with connectivity to the Internet in order to better understand physical phenomena.

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Thu, 08/03/2012 - 11:12

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Thu, 03/08/2012

Princeton system tracks drought to aid disaster relief

Drought is often the precursor to

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Fri, 24/02/2012 - 15:53

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Fri, 02/24/2012

Disaster management center up in forum

The Philippines will seek assistance in setting up a

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Tue, 10/01/2012 - 15:01

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Shared images to help Philippines make disaster plans

While some countries have shipped relief supplies for the victims of Tropical Storm “Sendong,” others are sharing valuable satellite data on the devastated areas in Mindanao.

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Tue, 10/01/2012 - 14:54

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Climate researchers warn of data crisis

Climate scientists warn that critical gaps in climate data could open up after the current generation of Earth-observation satellites comes to the end of its life, with the next generation nowhere near ready to take over.

The problem is exacerbated by the lack of an adequate replacement for a pair of Earth-observation satellites, the Orbiting Carbon Observatory and Glory, which failed on launch in the past two years.

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Mon, 31/10/2011 - 15:10

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