As if Hurricane Irma’s trail of devastation wasn’t enough, leaving millions without power in Florida and desperation along the Caribbean, Hurricane Jose is following in the storm’s footsteps… 260 more words
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Our staff are in the field this week observing the Census Bureau’s last complete test of operations before the 2020 Census. The “End-to-End Census Test” is the culmination of the Bureau’s research and planning efforts over the past decade to improve how it administers the census. 449 more words
The weeklong countercultural festival that attracts thousands to the Nevada desert annually known as Burning Man is nearly here.
While the festival officially kicks off on Aug. 115 more words
Researchers in England are hoping to help root out modern-day slavery in northern India by using detailed satellite imagery to locate brick kilns — sites that are notorious for using millions of slaves, including children. 346 more words
EROS Data centre is the location of possibly the largest archive of satellite imagery in the world. It was built in the early 1970s when satellite imagery was starting to be collected routinely at the global scale, and one of the USA’s most ubiquitous sources of satellite imagery had been Landsat. 374 more words