Browse Sites By Tag: satellite — A unique view of the Moon, with its far side facing the camera and an unsettlingly tiny Earth lurking in the background, has been captured by China’s Longjiang-2 satellite. Full Article >>
06.02.2019 0 comments From Alex — NASA’s says its new $1 billion satellite will give humanity a stronger, data-backed vision of exactly how fast Earth’s ice is melting. The satellite, ICESat-2, which is traveling every 91 days, is the size of a Smart car and will send lasers back down to Earth countless times in order to give scien…
24.09.2018 0 comments From Alex — The world lost more than one football pitch of forest every second in 2017, according to new data from a global satellite survey, adding up to an area equivalent to the whole of Italy over the year.
27.06.2018 0 comments From Alex — Shocking satellite photos of before and after the eruption of Volcan de Fuego in Guatemala show whole towns wiped off the map as hundreds of houses collapsed when falling ash crushed them.
08.06.2018 0 comments From Alex — The GhanaSat-1―Ghana’s first satellite―began its orbit recently, with a little help from some friends. The cubesat, built by a Ghanaian engineering..
07.08.2017 0 comments From Alex — Chinese scientists have just shattered a record in teleportation. They sent the quantum state of a photon from the ground in Tibet to a satellite in orbit, 870 miles (1,400 kilometers) above the Earth's surface.
16.07.2017 0 comments From Alex — Chinese scientists have achieved a milestone in quantum communication. They were able to send a pair of entangled photons over a distance of 1,200 kilomete
16.06.2017 0 comments From Alex — On May 29, 2017, the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS) on NASA’s Aqua satellite captured the data for this image of an ongoing phytoplankton bloom in the Black Sea. The image is a mosaic, composed from multiple satellite passes over the region.
12.06.2017 0 comments From Alex