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2,500 Satellites Petabytes of Data

Satellite Data - Driving Growth. Reducing Risks There are 2,666 satellites in orbit, capturing data from all over the world. Thousands of terabytes of data are collected every day, petabytes every year. This data includes pictures, radar data and much more HSAT uses this data to...

Before and After: Hurricane Laura

These images, from NASA, show the impact of Hurricane Laura  - with "before and after" satellite images. The first image was taken on August 13th, the second was taken on August 29th. Hurricane Laura - Before and After Images 240kmph Winds On August 26th 2020...

Predicting Crops and Crop Yields

Predicting crops and crop yields has been tried for centuries. A hundred years ago regression models were used. Now satellite data, combined with machine learning, is used to predict crops. It's only very recently becoming accurate   Contents Importance of Predicting CropsPredicting Crops – Regression...

Satellite Imagery: Emperor Penguins

Studying penguins is tricky, at best, due to their remote and hostile habitat - the antarctic. This challenge is being made easier by satellite imagery. An Emperor Penguin Colony - image by QuickBird satellite (©2018 Digiitalglobe, inc.)   The picture above shows a colony of...

Before and After: Amazon Deforestation

The satellite images below from NASA, show how parts of the Amazon have changed over a decade of deforestation.  The before and After images are 2000 v 2012 The before and after images show 2000 v 2012 for the state of Rondônia in western Brazil. ...