Geospatial imagery provides valuable information about Earth’s surface which can provide useful insight. Two common platforms for sensors are satellites and aircraft, each of which…View More How does geospatial imagery inform strategic decision making?
Copernicus is an Earth observation program of the European Union. Copernicus is notable in that its data and information is made available to the public.…View More What is the European Union’s Copernicus program?
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To individuals already interested in space, astronomy is fascinating. But for many people, astronomy does not hold any immediate appeal. One reason for this lack…View More How does one go about popularizing astronomy?
The world of engineering is a diverse one. In many cases, it is a male-dominated profession, but this need not be the case. To learn…View More What is it like being an aerospace engineer?
From most people’s perspectives, space law is a fairly niche field. Even more niche are particular sub-fields of space law, such as space human rights…View More Why is it important to consider human rights in space?
Outposts off planet are a sure sign of humanity’s deepening engagement with space. To date, the most significant one has been the International Space Station…View More How have space stations evolved?
There is a tendency among space buffs to focus on next-generation technologies and cutting-edge science. An important factor that drives engagement with space is grounded…View More How is venture capital affecting the space sector?
Earth observation is an area of the space sector with many applications. Access to regularly updated basic imagery is very useful – how many times…View More What is it like being an Earth observation analyst?
One area of concern in space exploration is forward and backward contamination – bringing life forms from Earth to other places or vice versa. There…View More Will humans inevitably cause microbial colonization of space?