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Satellite Imagery helps Indonesian Earthquake victims

This fall, the Indonesian island of Sulawesi experienced a series of tragedies that became one of the worst natural disasters to hit the country in over a decade. During the evening rush hour of September 28, 2018, a 7.5 magnitude earthquake struck the island. This triggered a tsunami that reached…

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Training a machine learning algorithm to create more insight from low-resolution images

Editor’s Note: The DigitalGlobe 2018 Australia Sustainability Hackathon aimed to address Australia’s most conflicting issues surrounding mining, agriculture and environmental sustainability using machine learning and satellite imagery. This blog post is written by the team given the Innovation Award for developing a solution that resonated across the three categories. The advent…

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Creating Forest Inventory from High-Resolution Satellite Images

Editor’s Note: The DigitalGlobe 2018 Australia Sustainability Hackathon aimed to address Australia’s most conflicting issues surrounding mining, agriculture and environmental sustainability using machine learning and satellite imagery. This blog post is written by the winning team from the agriculture category. The forestry industry can benefit from multi-spectral, high-resolution satellite imagery in…

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Geoimage uses DigitalGlobe technology to develop a machine learning solution addressing one of Australia’s most significant environmental challenges – the Murray-Darling Basin

Editor’s Note: The DigitalGlobe 2018 Australia Sustainability Hackathon aimed to address Australia’s most conflicting issues surrounding mining, agriculture and environmental sustainability using machine learning and satellite imagery. This blog post is written by the winning team from the environmental sustainability category. The Vast and Complex Murray Darling Basin The Murray-Darling Basin…

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