News and Analysis
Recall that back in 2011 the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) fined Raphael Pirker, an aerial photographer, $10,000 for operating his Ritewing Zephyr over the University of Virginia campus. An administrative law judge with the National Transportation Safety...Read more
US Heart Disease Risk Map
Researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention looked at medical data of nearly 300,000 people ages 30 to 74, to estimate people's risk of developing heart disease over the next 10 years. The risk was calculated by...Read more
Decrease WI Runoff and Erosion
A new software tool [right] developed by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources is being touted as an effective way to help reduce agricultural runoff and erosion. Developed to integrate satellite imaging and geographic...Read more
UK Satellites Tapped to Fight Ebola
For the first time UK satellites are now being used to help respond to the disease after they were activated by the International Charter for Space and Major Disaster.
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The Geospatial Building Blocks (GABBs) project, funded by the National Science Foundation, is creating a powerful, yet easily used Web-based system for hosting, processing, analyzing and sharing geospatial data.