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And so it GOES

I have to admit I love to play on the NOAA website (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). This is likely due to my fascination with weather related things and the fact that they are… 481 more words


Running at 150,000 RPM, this tiny motor could help satellites keep on course

The future is small in space: picture Cubesats the size of toasters and Femtosats an inch across crowding the skies. A newly invented motor that’s both tiny and powerful goes hand in hand with that vision, providing compact spacecraft with the ability to adjust their position without using a drop of fuel. 592 more words


Let Big Brother Watch! (From Space...)  - from 25 Days of CoDI: Day 12

I will be running an interactive show at Edinburgh Fringe 2016 Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas challenging what people think about satellite images and the ability or will of “others” to spy on your back yard… 782 more words


Spaced Out

What would your life be like without your cell telephone or GPS or Internet or satellite television? Could we function as a society?

Imagine satellites crashing in space. 526 more words

Endless Fire

Field trip: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, the James Webb Space Telescope

One of the most popular telescopes in all of human history has been the Hubbell Space Telescope. The picture of the so-called Pillars of Creation endeared the American and world-wide public to the telescope.   1,163 more words

Maury Project

ENVI Analytics Symposium 2016 – Geospatial Signatures to Analytical Insights

HySpeed Computing is pleased to announce our sponsorship of the upcoming ENVI Analytics Symposium taking place in Boulder, CO from August 23-24, 2016.

Building on the success of last year’s inaugural symposium, the… 213 more words

Remote Sensing