Meet some of the people who have made Landsat possible.

Landsat data use and publications through time

Mar 20, 2019Landsat Science Team Members Support the Free and Open Landsat Data Policy

The resounding takeaway from a recent paper authored by Landsat Science Team members: Keep Landsat data free and open.

Valerie Thomas with CCTs

Feb 28, 2019A Face Behind Landsat Images: Meet Dr. Valerie L. Thomas

Thomas managed the development of early Landsat image processing software systems and became the resident expert on the Computer Compatible Tapes that were used to store early Landsat imagery.

C.J. Loria

Feb 19, 2019Loria Named New EROS Center Director

C.J. Loria will oversee Landsat satellite and Earth imaging operations.

Landsat poetry

Dec 13, 2018A Geospatial Poem for the Ages

Poetry and the arts can humanize science.

L9 ground system review panel

Oct 22, 2018Review Panels Ensure USGS, NASA Don’t Pay ‘the Price of Failure’ with Landsat 9

Agencies like NASA and the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) that commit multiple millions of dollars to put Landsat satellites into space need to know that the spacecraft, the sensors onboard, the ground system operating the satellite, and the […]