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Warwick R User Group

I gave a talk last Thursday at the Warwick R Users’ Group (WRUG), a regular meeting that is held during term time in the stats department. 166 more words


Bihar Minister Asks Crowd to Beat PM Modi's Picture With Slippers

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Bihar Excise minister Abdul Jalil Mastan. (Image: CNN-News18/TV Grab)



Patna: Bihar assembly on Wednesday saw a massive face-off between BJP and the ruling camp over Bihar Excise minister Abdul Jalil Mastan’s comments on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. 280 more words

Big Ben Eruption, 2017-02-04

On February 4th, Landsat 8 captured a clear view of the summit of Big Ben volcano, at Heard Island. Heard Island is a very cloudy location, so clear views are uncommon (I don’t have numbers, but would estimate <20%). 862 more words

Heard Island

Where will you be on August 21?

August 21, 2017 is the day a total solar eclipse will cross the entire contiguous United States — “from sea to shining sea”, as it were.   351 more words


Cloud-Free Heard Island

Heard Island is a pretty cloudy place most of the time. However, there are occasional times when the weather clears, particularly on the southeastern (leeward) side of the island. 802 more words

Heard Island

Modi flying blind into budget as India's GDP a guessing game

(Source: www.businesstimes.com.sg)

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s administration will probably have to prepare India’s US$300 billion budget in the dark.

With less than a month to go before the annual presentation, his Statistics Office has refused to estimate the impact of Mr Modi’s unprecedented cash clampdown on gross domestic product. 653 more words

Money Matters

pymodis, GDAL and GRASS GIS: A FOSS4G example to build time series of MODIS data

Recently, the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) has re-processed all the MODIS archive and made available the sixth version for all land products. In this post, I share a script that combines different FOSS4G tools to download, mosaic, re-project, subset, import, apply quality assessment flags and build a time series of MODIS LST daily products. 699 more words