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Google Earth enters fourth dimension, highlights humanity's heavy hand

arstechnica.com
Las Vegas grows, even as the water supply that feeds the growth is shrinking. Roughly four years ago, Google engineers started working with the US Geological Survey to create what it's now calling Google Earth Engine. Thanks to NASA satellite imagery obtained as part of the Landsat program, the...
Google Earth enters fourth dimension, highlights humanity's heavy hand
Watch this: NASA footage of the first Landsat satellite launch in 1972
Google and Time launch satellite-photo Timelapse tool, charting changes to the planet over 25-years

What 40 Years Have Wrought: The Earth Since 1972

www.theatlantic.com
During its 40 years in space, the Landsat program has provided scientists with a clear and sometimes terrifying picture of our changing planet....
What 40 Years Have Wrought: The Earth Since 1972

NASA launches Landsat 8 satellite to better study the skies above, water below

www.engadget.com
NASA's Landsat program recently turned the big four-oh, and what better way to deal with the mid-life crisis by getting a new satellite as a present? Accordingly, the space agency has just launched Landsat 8 into orbit to give its Earth Science program a new injection of youth. The...
NASA launches Landsat 8 satellite to better study the skies above, water below
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