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Archive for August 25th, 2014

NASA satellite set up to assist farmers in combating drought

NASA is set to launch a new satellite with the capacity to measure soil moisture on a global scale. Once operational, data from the Soil Moisture Active Passive (SMAP) satellite could be used to better inform farmers in agricultural decision making, providing unprecedented levels of detail on moisture trends with an efficiency and speed unattainable […]

August 25th, 2014
Topic: DROUGHTS FLOODS, SPACE, TECHNOLOGY Tags: , , , , , , , ,