Space Products and Services

Energy, Resources, and Environmental Management


Monitoring Pipelines from Space

Pipeline leaks are harmful to the environment, costly to repair, and can lead to serious... Pipeline leaks are harmful to the environment, costly to repair, and can lead to serious…

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Shark Conservation

Every year, ## million sharks are killed, primarily for their fins as an ingredient in shark fin soup. This drive for shark fins by fishermen has put more than ##…

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Carbon Capture for Fuel Creation

Inhabitants on the International Space Station (ISS) have long relied on technology to keep them breathing safely. Each human aboard the ISS exhales an average of 1 kilogram (2.2 pounds)…

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More Than Two Million Served Every Week

Europe’s Copernicus remote sensing constellation creates a lot of data as its satellites gaze down on the Earth. The data set, which is publicly available, is very ... [caption id="attachment_4089"…

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GPS Radiowaves Are Enhancing Weather Prediction

A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) pilot program may enhance weather prediction efforts. The administration’s Commercial Weather Data Pilot program takes... A National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) pilot…

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Coffee Needs a Watchful Eye

In 2012, Guatemala’s coffee crops were ravaged by a coffee rust fungus. The rust spread across Central America, accounting for more than $## billion in... In 2012, Guatemala’s coffee crops…

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Automated Analysis of Crop Yields

Companies are beginning to use better automated data analysis tools for satellite-generated data. A commercial data analysis company, Descartes Labs, is offering an alternative approach that may be more efficient.…

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