remote sensing

Modernizing commercial remote sensing regulation

Space News recently published my op-ed on the subject of regulatory reform for the U.S. commercial remote sensing industry. It lays out the case for why it is time for a major rethink of how the commercial remote sensing industry is licensed and regulated—moving from a restrictive environment of “no,…

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Linking landscape diversity with biological diversity at the Cabo Blanco Absolute Nature Reserve

In June 2015, the Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) offered a field-based graduate course in Costa Rica titled “Tropical Biology: An Ecological Approach.” To supplement the field-based instruction and incorporate a GIS/remote sensing component, Dr. Eben Broadbent, assistant professor of geography at the University of Alabama and co-director of the…

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DigitalGlobe and GeoEye Combined to form One Company

The constellations have aligned. DigitalGlobe and GeoEye have combined. We are now one DigitalGlobe. As you have heard, DigitalGlobe and GeoEye formally announced their combination today. To learn more about the combination, please read the press release and visit You can learn more about the company moving forward by…

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