Archive for October, 2011

Oct 26, 2011Landsat Adds to World Memory

Source: Jan Nelson and Jon Campbell, USGS A United Nations group… Read More

Operational Land Imager
Oct 18, 2011LDCM’s Operational Land Imager is Integrated onto Spacecraft

Engineers at Orbital Sciences Corporation, Gilbert, AZ mechanically integrated the… Read More

Oct 18, 2011Remembering Andy Dantzler

Source: Washington Post Andy Dantzler, 49, passed away Thursday, October… Read More

Left: a report page from the first flight across the South Atlantic Ocean in 1922, accepted into the Memory of the World Register in 2011. Right: a page of the Gutenberg Bible, accepted into the register in 2001.
Oct 13, 2011Landsat MSS Data Now Part of the Memory of the World Register

What do the Landsat MSS data archive, the Gutenberg Bible,… Read More

Oct 12, 2011Landsat: A Most Important Asset

The fifth Forum on Earth Observations met in mid-June in… Read More

Oct 11, 2011Remembering Paul Lowman

Dr. Paul D. Lowman, Jr., an early Landsat affiliate, passed… Read More

Drought map for 2007
Oct 10, 2011EarthSky Interview with Martha Anderson: Using Landsat to Monitor Water Use from Space

Martha Anderson, a research scientist at the U.S. Department of… Read More

Oct 1, 2011Landsat Imagery: A Unique Resource

Source: USGS Because Landsat imagery covers the entire globe, goes back… Read More