More than 1,000 Satellites are in Orbit Today NEW YORK (AP) — The spotting of ocean debris by satellites during the search for the lost Malaysian airliner has drawn attention to those orbiting platforms. A primer on what's in orbit, with help from Nicholas Johnson...
Mar 28 2014, 2:10am CDT
Satellites Unlikely To Find Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 The odds of quickly resolving the mystery of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 via either satellite imagery or related data remain long if not impossible, say analysts. Although China released a blurry image of what it...
Mar 15 2014, 1:26am CDT
Satellite Falling to Earth may Cause Damage A satellite that is about to come falling down to earth could cause damage. While the chances that it will harm someone may be very few, they still do exist.
Nov 7 2013, 2:58am CST
Google launches New version of Google Earth Pro 7.1 Today Google celebrates Earth Day by launching its new version of Google Earth Pro 7.1 today. Google already shows an animated Google doodle in commemoration of Earth Day. Now Google presents professional version of PC based mapping tool that will support input from Leap Motion’s innovative new gesture control technology.
Apr 22 2013, 1:43pm CDT
Google releases Liquid Galaxy Setup for Google Earth Google designed a special immersive setup called Liquid Galaxy to experience Google Earth the "right way." The right way means using eight 55-inch LCD Screens. A Google Earth Liquid Galaxy system is for instance...
Sep 30 2010, 2:19pm CDT
US and Russian Satellite crash in Space For the first time in history (at least publicly known) two satellites collided in Space. This space accident was happening 485miles over Siberia already on Tuesday.
The US satellite is owned by Satellite phone service...
Feb 12 2009, 12:16am CST
NASA and Google Launched Virtual Mars Exploration NASA and Google have announced the release of a new Mars mode in Google Earth that allows users to view 3D images of the Red Planet. The application is intended to allow users to virtually explore Mars and to allow...
Feb 3 2009, 10:00am CST
Google Street View Comes to UK in Spring Google Earth has been used for all sorts of purposes in the UK from finding pools to swim in by nefarious teens to planning vacations and driving routes. What has been missing for the UK Google Earth service is the...
Dec 29 2008, 7:14am CST
Researchers Discover African Lost World with Google Earth It seems you can find anything with Google Earth from top-secret submarines to nude sunbathers and lost caches of forest in Africa. At least that’s what one conservationist group did when they found what they describe...
Dec 23 2008, 8:08am CST
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