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India set to become the global knowledge hub
...the sixth globally to fabricate and launch its own satellites
in geo-stationary orbit, with even has plans for a moon mission in 2010. Even in the field of collaborative research, some new trends are emerging. India's largest software company, Tata Consultancy Services, for example, has collaboration with t...
Satellites Set to Play Good Samaritans in India
...very nook and corner of its vast territory through satellites
to provide education, health and other social services to people, especially those living in far-flung areas. // "To achieve these objectives, the operation of EDUSAT is being expanded across the country while the development of HEALTHSAT has alread...
Electronic Tagging - for the Elderly Now!
...tre. The Global Positioning System is network of satellites
which provide extremely accurate position and time information. It is useful in remote locations or for moving platforms. Electronic monitoring has been widely used in the United States for more than a decade, and now many countries in the rest of ...
World may Get Much Wetter With Global Warming Than Believed
... the differences between their models and what the satellites
GPS Could Help to Identify High Risk Zones
...PS networks send altitude and location readings to satellites
that can thus chart movements on the earth's surface with an accuracy of a few millimetres. This allows them to monitor 'slow-slip events' to define locked zones. As more GPS are installed and produce measurements, the researchers hope to be able t...
ISRO Chief Concerned About River Pollution
... The present practice of landing the capsules and satellites
in the sea leads to substantial loss in terms of quality and maintenance. The new platform will take up to 15 years to develop and will form a part of an independent space observatory system, he said. Another milestone project will be Chandrayan...
China's Three Gorges Dam Changing Local Weather: Scientists
...pened in recent years. More recently, other NASA satellites
have been watching the weather changes, said Wu. T...mate changes in rainfall, while the Terra and Aqua satellites
kept track of surface temperatures. Among the surprise weather changes has been the increase in ra...
Envisat Captured Breath of Volcano
...ive of homogenous data thanks to the continuity of satellites
ERS-1, ERS-2 and Envisat. Envisat and ERS-2, with a difference in overpass time of 30 minutes, are continually adding to the archive. To boost the use of Earth Observation (EO) data at volcanic observatories, ESA has started to monitor volcanoes wo...