Center for Earth Observation

...supporting the remote sensing needs of the University

March 2016 News

Image of Brooksvale Park from a small drone
March 31, 2016
This past fall Prof. Xuhui Lee, F&ES, taught a semester-long workshop “Remote Sensing with Drones” that included several guest lecturers and a couple of drone flights...
March 29, 2016
Sarah Parcak will be giving a talk titled “The future of archaeology: Space-based approaches to ancient landscapes” on Wednesday 6 April at 5pm at the Whitney Humanities...
ExoMars 2016: Trace Gas Orbiter and Schiaparelli
March 14, 2016
The European Space Agency (ESA) has successfully launched the first mission of their ExoMars program.  The mission consists of an orbiter and a lander and were placed in...
Computer rendition of Terra by NASA.
March 8, 2016
On 18 February 2016 the Terra satellite was placed in safe mode.  This means most systems were shut down and data collection was stopped.  We do not have any information on...