8th Feb 2018

Canadian Space Agency (CSA) questionnaire for potential users of space data and information

Powered by Data wants to better understand the needs of potential users of space data and information in Canada.  The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) is responsible […]
12th Jan 2018

Geospatial World Forum

8th Dec 2017


GEO-related activities Gilberto Câmara was appointed as the next GEO Secretariat Director effective 1 July 2018. More info. Over 700 people from a wide range of […]
25th Oct 2017

Morocco to Launch First Reconnaissance Satellite, Making Spain Worried

Rabat – Morocco is set to launch its first reconnaissance satellite on November 8 while another is due to follow in 2018, according to the Spanish media […]
25th Oct 2017

The Advice to Nigeria Is… Sell Off Nigcomsat-1R

The federal government of Nigeria has been advised to sell off the country’s satellite, Nigcomsat-1R, to the private sector. In a report published by The Nation and posted […]
17th Oct 2017

Geospatial tech could boost Africa’s agricultural sector

[NAIROBI] Policies that promote the adoption of geospatial technologies such as remote sensing could help Sub-Saharan Africa address key development challenges in the agricultural sector, says a meeting. The conference […]
16th Oct 2017

NASA’s Orbiting Carbon Observatory-2 (OCO-2) satellite data reveals reasons for Earth’s Carbon Dioxide Rise

A new NASA study provides space-based evidence that Earth’s tropical regions were the cause of the largest annual increases in atmospheric carbon dioxide concentration seen in […]
16th Oct 2017

First high-res map of Africa from space reveals continent in stunning detail

Over the course of a year, ESA collected huge amounts of satellite data to create the first high-res image of the African continent. From space, Africa […]
12th Sep 2017

Record-breaking NASA astronaut comes back to Earth

Source: http://www.spacedaily.com A record-shattering NASA astronaut touched down to Earth on Sunday, finishing a 288-day mission that put her over the top as the American who has […]