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A burnt out plane and some imagery errors

Fri, 09 Dec 2016 10:52:26 +0000

On August 3rd, 2016, Emirates Flight 521 carrying 282 passengers and 18 crew crashed while landing at Dubai International Airport. One fire fighter died in the rescue effort, but all the passengers and crew survived. The plane was almost entirely destroyed by fire. See pictures and video here. DigitalGlobe captured an image of the airport […]

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DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-4 sees first light

Thu, 08 Dec 2016 10:08:33 +0000

We wrote about DigitalGlobe’s WorldView-4 back in August and again when it was expected to be launched in September. However, the launch was subsequently delayed and actually took place on November 11, 2016. DigitalGlobe has recently released WorldView-4’s first public image, taken on November 26, featuring the Yoyogi National Gymnasium in Shibuya, Tokyo, Japan. And […]

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Moving sand in Landsat animations

Wed, 07 Dec 2016 11:47:15 +0000

Last week Google added global mosaics in historical imagery for each year going back to 1985. The mosaics are created from mostly Landsat imagery with a bit of Sentinel 2 imagery for the last couple of years (the Sentinel 2 satellite is new). The mosaics are created by gathering all the Landsat/Sentinel 2 imagery for […]

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Panoramio photos not showing in Google Earth

Tue, 06 Dec 2016 09:51:27 +0000

[UPDATE 7-December-2016: The Panoramio Photos Layer is working again. A temporary one day issue.] Thank you to GEB readers Frank, Manuel, Jim and Gabriel for letting us know that the Panoramio photos are not displaying in Google Earth. The layer and placeholder icons are there but when you click on them the images do not […]

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Villagers in India losing land to a changing river

Mon, 05 Dec 2016 09:35:39 +0000

The villagers of Kambakshpur in India are complaining that the Yamuna River near their village is changing course over time, resulting in them losing land. Interestingly, ‘The Hindu’ newspaper has made use of the new Google Earth global mosaics in historical imagery to investigate. Read the full story on The Hindu website. Speed in milliseconds […]

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The land art of Dario Gambarin

Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:26:42 +0000

We recently came across Italian artist Dario Gambarin who has been creating a large amount of land art in fields near the Italian town of Castagnaro. He creates his art in actively cultivated fields, so it typically does not last long. As a result, only a few of his works can be found in Google […]

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