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February 20, 2013
GPS NEWS
Telit Offers COMBO 2G Chip For Multi Satellite Positioning Receiver
Raleigh NC (SPX) Feb 18, 2013
Telit Wireless Solutions has announced the introduction of the company's first combination 2G-cellular, multi-constellation satellite positioning receiver module, the GE910-GNSS. The product which incorporates an ARM11 processing core capable of running customer applications internally without the need for additional electronics, can deliver a fully functional high-performance tracking solution from the stamp-sized xE910 form factor. The GE910-GNSS is comprised of two fully independent funct ... read more
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SOLAR SCIENCE

U.N. committee to discuss space weather
The U.N. Committee on the Peaceful Uses of Outer Space say it is adding a new agenda item for discussions this year: space weather and its impact on Earth. ... more
GPS NEWS

Boeing Awarded USAF Contract to Continue GPS Modernization
Boeing will continue modernizing the Global Positioning System (GPS) satellite constellation for up to five more years, extending the company's role in the vital military and civilian navigation net ... more
NUKEWARS

Researchers See Ionospheric Signature of North Korean Nuclear Test
The explosion of an underground nuclear device by North Korea this week disturbed the Earth's ionosphere. The blast generated infrasonic waves that propagated all the way to the upper atmosphere cau ... more
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EARTH OBSERVATION

Tiny CREPT Instrument to Study the Radiation Belts
A smaller version of an instrument now flying on NASA's Van Allen Probes has won a coveted spot aboard an upcoming NASA-sponsored Cubesat mission - the perfect platform for this pint-size, solid-sta ... more


FARM NEWS

Marsh plants actively engineer their landscape
Marsh plants, far from being passive wallflowers, are "secret gardeners" that actively engineer their landscape to increase their species' odds of survival, says a team of scientists from Duke Unive ... more
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EARTH OBSERVATION

Orbital-Built Landsat Satellite Launched
Orbital Sciences reports that the Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) satellite was successfully launched into orbit aboard an Atlas V rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base. Orbital designe ... more
EARTH OBSERVATION

USGS Ready To Start Landsat 8 Science Program
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar joined NASA Administrator Charles F. Bolden, Assistant Secretary of the Interior for Water and Science Anne Castle, United States Geological Survey (USGS) Direc ... more
Military Space News, Nuclear Weapons, Missile Defense
Directed energy atmospheric lens could revolutionise future battlefields

To rule the waves: US eyes large-scale navy revamp plan

Trump security advisor McMaster: tank battle hero of the Gulf War

Poland ousts 90 percent of top brass in defence overhaul

Milrem displays THeMIS modular unmanned ground vehicle

Turkey finalizing S-400 missile deal with Russia

N. Korea more isolated than ever after Malaysia killing

GPS NEWS

A system that improves the precision of GPS in cities by 90 percent
Researchers at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) have developed a new system which improves the ability of a GPS to determine a vehicle's position as compared to that of conventional GPS devic ... more
EARTH OBSERVATION

LDCM 'Doing Great' in Orbit
The Landsat Data Continuity Mission spacecraft is safely in orbit and sending telemetry back to Earth after a 1:02 p.m. EST liftoff aboard a United Launch Alliance Atlas V 401 rocket. The on-time li ... more
ENERGY TECH

Can Leak Detection End the Pipeline Impasse
Pipelines used to be things that were just built without blinking. It is said that there are enough pipelines now in the US to encircle the Earth 25 times with enough left over to also tie a bow aro ... more
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GPS NEWS

System improves GPS in city locations
Spanish researchers say a new sensor system can improve the ability of GPS to determine a vehicle's position by up to 90 percent. ... more
EARTH OBSERVATION

US launches Earth observation satellite
The United States launched its latest Earth observation satellite Monday atop an Atlas V rocket from Vandenberg Air Force Base in California, NASA said. ... more
24/7 News Coverage
Experiments call origin of Earth's iron into question

Smartphones are revolutionizing medicine

Ancient microbes push limits of what life can survive on Earth, and off

Airbus to develop payload for first Franco-German Earth observation satellite

Ex-yoga missionary unleashes rage on Philippine miners

First drug-resistant malaria parasite detected in Africa

Mumbai's original inhabitants fear world's tallest statue

GPS NEWS

Boeing to modernize U.S. Air Force GPS net
Boeing will modernize the U.S. Air Force GPS network, including software and systems affecting its constellation of satellites amid increasing competition in space and concerns over global security. ... more
SOLAR SCIENCE

The Sun Produces Two CMEs
In the evening of Feb. 5, 2013, the sun erupted with two coronal mass ejections or CMEs that may glance near-Earth space. Experimental NASA research models, based on observations from the Solar Terr ... more
GPS NEWS

Smart satnav drives around the blue highway blues
Endlessly frustrated by congested roads, computer scientists at California State University, in Fullerton have developed a satellite navigation system, GeoTNavi, which hooks into historical traffic ... more
GPS NEWS
Marsh plants actively engineer their landscape

Advance promises to expand biological control of crop pests

Mexico to slaughter a half million chickens over bird flu


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Building a biochemistry lab on a chip

Cell circuits remember their history

New materials may be computer breakthrough


GPS NEWS
NASA Seeks It All: High Lift, Low Drag

First F-35 Production Model Takes Flight

France confident of selling Rafale jets to UAE


GPS NEWS
Virtual vehicle vibrations

Bridgestone reports soaring annual profit

NYC looks at electric vehicle charging

EARTH OBSERVATION

Ball Supplies Advanced Imaging Instrument For Landsat 8
The Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp., Operational Land Imager (OLI) successfully launched aboard the Landsat Data Continuity Mission (LDCM) from Vandenberg Air Force Base at 10:02 a.m. PST, on ... more
EARTH OBSERVATION

NightPod Images Bring Earth to Light From Space Station
There is a reason the phrase "shooting in the dark" refers to things that are difficult to do - and night photography is no exception. To account for low-light image scenarios, a photographer needs ... more
EARTH OBSERVATION

Landsat Data Continuity Mission Awaits Liftoff
When the newest Landsat spacecraft trains its state-of-the-art sensors on Earth's surface, it will provide images of our ever-changing planet in unparalleled clarity. Launched by NASA in partn ... more
GPS NEWS

Lockheed Martin Completes Major GPS III Flight Software Milestone
The Lockheed Martin team developing the U.S. Air Force's next generation Global Position System III satellites has completed a key flight software milestone validating the software's ability to prov ... more
24/7 Energy News Coverage
German energy giant RWE posts 5.7-bln-euro loss in 2016

U.S. renewables a job engine, trade groups say

Tesla slips back into red but revenue grows

Study finds 6,600 spills from fracking in just four states

Tiny plastic particles from clothing, tyres clogging oceans: report

Fifth of world's food lost to over-eating and waste

China selfie-app leader seeks to 'beautify the world'

MICROSAT BLITZ

Scotland's first satellite set to boldly go into orbit

EARTH OBSERVATION

Avoiding a cartography catastrophe

UAV NEWS

Iran TV airs video of captured US drone

FLORA AND FAUNA

Vultures foraging far and wide face a poisonous future

EARTH OBSERVATION

DigitalGlobe and GeoEye Complete Combination

FARM NEWS

Minnesota cancels moose season

GPS NEWS

Trimble Introduces High-Accuracy Correction Service For Agriculture

GPS NEWS

MediaTek Announces World's First 5-in-1 Multi-GNSS Receiver

EARTH OBSERVATION

NASA to Launch Ocean Wind Monitor to ISS

EARTH OBSERVATION

US Army SMDC Funds Andrews Space To Build Kestrel Eye 2 Earth Imaging Nanosat

Google Maps makes Grand Canyon virtual trek

Fleet Managers Able to Track Drivers' Hours with Vehicle Tracking Systems

Remote Sensing Solution Takes Wing Aboard Ultralight Aircraft

African vultures at risk from poisoning

New tools enable high-res observations from anywhere with internet access

Galileo's search and rescue system passes first space test

Internet age navigation drives economies: studies

Raytheon, US Navy demonstrate new dual targeting capability for JSOW C-1

Just Add Water: How Scientists Are Using Silicon to Produce Hydrogen on Demand

Solar eruption heading toward Earth

2013 to be bumper year for space science: ESA

AFRL Selects Surrey Satellite US to Evaluate Small Satellite Approach to GPS

RapidEye Commits to Data Continuity; Discusses System Health and Life Span

Pleiades 1B captures its first images using e2v sensors

NASA's Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph Mission Satellite Completed

New Sunspots Producing Space Weather

Landsat Senses a Disturbance in the Forest

Lockheed Martin Awarded Contract to Sustain Ground Station for Global Positioning System

MDA awarded contract to build three radar satellites

Testing time for Proba-V, ESA's global vegetation tracker

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