Skybox Imaging has a vision of a constellation of small satellites that will deliver high resolution imagery and video of the earth at up to eight hour repeatability, worldwide. Is this the disruptive force remote sensing needs to explode in the next few years?
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Start-up Profile: Skybox Imaging - IEEE Spectrum
Skybox Imaging Accelerates Constellation Deployment - SpaceRef
Skybox Imaging Raises $70 Million in New Financing - Directions Magazine - Press Release
The Watchers - Wired
As the world wakes up to the power of data, we need to start working out how to join up all this information. We need to turn it into meaningful findings that will help us to make changes to the way we live. A new technique is emerging as part of this quest – the data mashup. This approach to linking data could help us shed light on phenomena such as the health impacts of climate change....