Archive for April, 2012

Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve, Colorado
Apr 27, 2012U.S. National Parks Viewed from Space

Source: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center (on Flickr) In recognition of… Read More

The LDCM thermal instrument engineering team at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.
Apr 27, 2012Engineering the Future By Building on the Landsat Legacy

Building a satellite is a major collaboration and involves the… Read More

Visitors exploring the Landsat Chesapeake Bay mosaic at this year's festival
Apr 26, 2012Landsat Part of Science & Engineering Festival in D.C.

Landsat is taking part in the USA Science & Engineering… Read More

Apr 26, 2012Landsat Satellites See Texas Crop Circles

A water-rich polka dot pattern takes over the traditional rectangular… Read More

Pine Island Glacier
Apr 19, 2012Landsat Shows West Antarctic Ice Shelves Tearing Apart at the Seams

A new study examining nearly 40 years of satellite imagery… Read More

Washington Monument
Apr 19, 2012Landsat Part of Earth Day Events on National Mall

Source: NASA NASA is taking part in the celebration of Earth… Read More

Apr 18, 2012Create NASA Earth Day Video, Win Seats To LDCM Launch

Contributor: Patrick Lynch NASA’s Earth Science News Team From the first… Read More

landsat 7
Apr 18, 2012Landsat 7 Maneuvers to Avoid Space Debris

Source: USGS Landsat website More than half a million pieces of… Read More

Apr 17, 2012Looking to Landsat for Idaho Water Management

Source: Times-News Magic Valley Since 2000, Dr. Rick Allen has been… Read More

Apr 15, 2012Landsat 7 Turns 13

On this day in 1999, Landsat 7 was launched into… Read More

Landsat MSS data
Apr 12, 2012Landsat 5 Captures MSS Data

Source: USGS Landsat website Landsat 5 recently captured and downlinked Multispectral… Read More

Rocky Mountain National Park
Apr 11, 2012Forest Science Requires Long-Term Monitoring and Research

Part of the challenge for understanding how forests are affected… Read More

Map of northern Mason Valley, NV
Apr 10, 2012Landsat can be an Impartial Arbitrator in Water Conflict Issues

• Speaking at an important state-wide water summit in March,… Read More

Projected flooding in Williston, ND after catastrophic dam failure.
Apr 2, 2012Landsat Key Element in Flood Study

• Floods are considered the number one natural hazard, causing… Read More

The fragile semi-arid Souss region of Agadir, Morocco
Apr 1, 2012Managing a Fragile Environment in Morocco

The Souss region of Agadir, Morocco is a fragile semi-arid… Read More

Apr 1, 2012USGS Offers Sample LDCM Data

Source: USGS Landsat Apr. 1, 2013 • By the end of May… Read More