look at the Database section by clicking on the top menu. The database includes: more than 900 operational satellites,  approximately 150 launchers,  all spaceport from where the satellites were launched,  nearly 400 key stakeholders in the sector.

Link of the week: Transparent World

July 17th, 2010

The story of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico has demonstrated how the  lobbying ability of the energy  giants may endanger the environment. The Russian organization Transparent World faced this concern many years ago. Transparent World is a non-profit and non-governmental partnership that implements programs and projects for the scientific and applied environmental [...]

Tags: earth observation system, Environment, gas, gis, oil, Russian Federation, WWF
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Global change and the satellites

March 17th, 2010

There is a common agreement on the global warming, i.e. the average increase of world temperature in the last few decades. The debate is on the causes, whether it is an anthropogenic climate change or not.

Tags: Anthropogenic, Climate change, Climate Change: The Ipcc Response Strategies, Environment, Global warming, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, IPCC Fourth Assessment Report, United Nations
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