February 13, 2014 in Uncategorized
SIOUX FALLS (AP) â The EROS Center north of Sioux Falls is celebrating a year of success of Landsat 8.
NASA launched the Earth-observing satellite into space from Californiaâs Vandenberg Air Force Base one year ago Tuesday.
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June 18, 2013 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) Nearly 120 scientists and engineers from around the world are meeting in Sioux Falls this week to discuss operational and technical issues regarding the new Landsat 8 satellite.
May 7, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Landsat 8 sending back more than 400 images a day.
March 21, 2013 in The Daily Republic
Landsat 8 acquired the images of Colorado’s Front Range on Monday using its operational land imager and thermal infrared sensor instruments.
February 12, 2013 in The Daily Republic
GARRETSON (AP) Local dignitaries joined space enthusiasts Monday to watch the launch of an Earth-observing satellite whose images will be bounced back to a South Dakota laboratory where scientists study the planet’s changing landscape.
September 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS A fleet of picture-snapping NASA satellites that for 40 years has documented forest fires, tsunamis and everyday changes in the Earth’s geography will soon get a new member.
November 18, 2011 in The Daily Republic
SIOUX FALLS (AP) One of the two main satellites transmitting images to the U.S. Geological Survey’s EROS Data Center near Sioux Falls could be on its last legs, survey officials said Friday. Continue Reading