Jun 23, 2020Landsat Helps Urban Planners Find Disparities in Access to Green Spaces

Study of two metro areas finds where parks, trees and other green spaces are located.

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Dec 18, 2019Understanding the Ecological and Environmental Impacts of Urbanization

Landsat-based urban extent and phenology indicators provide new information about urban environments.

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Dec 09, 2019How Urban Heat Affects the Socially Vulnerable in Sun Belt Cities

Socio-economically vulnerable populations are at a higher risk of experiencing urban heat effects.

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Sep 05, 2019Hot in the City, And Hotter Still in Low-Income Areas

A new investigative report published by NPR has found that it's hotter in cities' low income areas.

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Feb 26, 2019High-Resolution Data Products Help Illuminate Urbanization's Reach

Two new Landsat-based data products and a mapping tool provide data on man-made impervious surfaces and urban extents throughout the world.

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Dec 14, 2018As Cities Grow, So Does the Urban Growing Season

New insights on how vegetation phenology in urban and surrounding areas respond to urbanization.

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Dec 16, 2016A Map for Preserving a Sustainable Society

On creating a high-quality map of urban areas in India.

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Dec 15, 2016Springtime on an Urban Heat Island

How the urban heat island of Boston affects the growing season of vegetation in and around the city.

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Dec 15, 2016Mapping Cities Worldwide

We know very little about cities worldwide. In many instances we have little idea about the use and morphology of cities.

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Nov 01, 2015Urbanization Affects Air and Water in Italy's Po Plain

In a recent Eos Project Update, a group of researchers from Italy and NASA's Jet Propulsion Lab shared the results of their large Po Plain Experiment (POPLEX).

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