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Geospatial Technology Company of the Year

Geospatial Technology Company of the Year, 2015

UrtheCast was named 2015′s Geospatial Technology Company of the Year, as chosen by Geospatial World, a global leader in geospatial communications. 

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UrtheCast's First Capital Markets Day

First Capital Markets Day Set for March 30th

UrtheCast is pleased to be holding its first Capital Markets Day in Toronto, on Thursday March 30, between 1:30 pm and 4:00 pm ET. The event will also be streamed online.

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TED in Vancouver: Where Big Ideas Intersect

TED in Vancouver: Where Big Ideas Intersect 

For two years, the conference devoted to spreading ‘big ideas’ has called Vancouver its home. This year, UrtheCast was honored to host the first leg of TED’s technology tour, highlighting groundbreaking work on our upcoming OptiSAR™ Constellation.

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Watch a Volcanic Eruption, from Space

Watch a Volcanic Eruption, from Space: Kilauea Volcano, Hawaii

See the first full-color UHD video of an active volcano, captured from space. Our Iris video camera on the ISS captured approximately 20 seconds of what has been a 33-year-long eruption of the youngest shield volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island.

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Iran's Space Launch Facility

Video of Iran's Space Launch Facility Reveals Increased Activity 

Captured March 2, this recent HD Iris video of Iran’s Imam Khomeini space launch facility shows increased activity in the area, suggesting that a launch of the Simorgh SLV rocket — which is designed to send satellites into space — could be fast approaching.

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India's Heart-shaped Lake in Hyderabad

One Heart-shaped Lake, Three Perspectives   

Imaged by three sensors — Diemos-2, Theia, and Landsat 8 — this quaint heart-shaped lake bisects twin cities in India, wrapped in a network of streets including Necklace Road. But at street level, things get real. 

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Silicon Valley and Levi's Stadium, from Space

Silicon Valley and Levi's Stadium: Super Bowl 50

Located about an hour’s drive south of San Francisco, California, Santa Clara sits at the heart of Silicon Valley in the Bay Area. On Feb. 7. Santa Clara played host to Super Bowl 50 (and Beyoncé) at Levi’s Stadium, which you can spot in this Theia image over on the blog.

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