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Philippines: LiDAR mapping of major river basins completed

The Philippines are frequently affected by floods

The Department of Science and Technology  of Philippines (DOST) has achieved the Light Ranging and Detection Technology (LiDAR) mapping of the three major

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lun, 28/07/2014 - 15:55
latitude: 
12.8797
longitude: 
121.774

GRACE satellite shows groundwater loss in US

Map of the groundwater deficit based on GRACE data

In a new study by NASA and University of California, Irvine, several maps combining data from the satellites of NASA's Gravity Recovery and Climate Experiment (

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Publishing Date: 
vie, 25/07/2014 - 18:00
latitude: 
39.2343
longitude: 
-107.415

IGARSS 2014 - 35th Symposium on Remote Sensing

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
dom, 13/07/2014
Ciudad: 
Quebec City
Información básica
Fecha: 
13/07/2014 - 18/07/2014
Lugar: 
THE QUÉBEC CITY CONVENTION CENTRE
País: 
Quebec
Organizadores del evento: 

IEEE, GRSS, Canadian Remote Sensing Society, CSA-ASC, NASA,

Idioma del evento: 
English

Topics will include Earth observation for Arctic research, Earth observation for renewable energy, energy budgets and modeling, future satellite programs, global environmental change, international

Latitud: 
46.8033
Longitud: 
-71.2428

47th annual Fall Meeting of the American Geophysical Union

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
mié, 06/08/2014
Ciudad: 
San Francisco
Información básica
Fecha: 
15/12/2014 - 19/12/2014
Lugar: 
Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA 94103
País: 
United States of America
Organizadores del evento: 

AGU (American Geophysical Union),

Co-organizadores: 

Florida Institute of Technology, NASA Langley Research Center, Georgia Tech, Winthrop University, Marine Biological Laboratory, University of Delaware, USDA, University of California Santa Cruz, University of Montana, City College of New York.

Idioma del evento: 
English

The AGU Fall Meeting is the largest worldwide conference in the geophysical sciences, attracting more than 22,000 Earth and space scientists, educators, students, and other leaders from around the

Latitud: 
37.7749
Longitud: 
-122.419

UN/Mexico Symposium on Basic Space Technology: "Making Space Technology Accessible and Affordable"

Hora y duración
Fecha límite de inscripción: 
jue, 10/07/2014
Ciudad: 
Ensenada, Baja California
Información básica
Fecha: 
20/10/2014 - 23/10/2014
Lugar: 
Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education (CICESE)
País: 
Mexico
Organizadores del evento: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA),

Center for Scientific Research and Higher Education (CICESE),

Mexican Space Agency

Co-organizadores: 

United Nations General Assembly

Idioma del evento: 
English

The mission of the UN/Mexico Symposium is to enhance access to space application tools for sustainable development through building capacity in basic space technology.

Latitud: 
31.8667
Longitud: 
-116.596

European Space Agency (ESA)

Satellites help scientists and first responders to track fires around the globe

Satellites help scientists and first responders to track fires around the globe

For more than a decade Earth-observing satellites have been scanning the surface of our planet searching for fires while scientists combine their space-based data to predict crucial fire behavior a

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lun, 12/08/2013 - 16:22
latitude: 
39.5501
longitude: 
-105.782

UNOOSA holds workshop on Space Applications for Socio-Economic Benefits

On 12 to 16 November 2012, UNOOSA organized the Workshop "Space Technology Applications for Socio-Economic Benefits" in Santiago de Chile, Chile.

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mié, 28/11/2012 - 10:22

UNOOSA holds Nano-Satellite Symposium in Japan

The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (UNOOSA) in cooperation with the University of Tokyo held the United Nations/Japan Nano-Satellite Symposium in Nagoya, Japan, from 10 to 13 October

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lun, 29/10/2012 - 08:01

Don’t fail to prepare: Space-based Information for Disaster Risk Reduction

UN-SPIDER celebrates the International Day for Disaster Reduction