British Science Week 2019!

Download this page in PDF format We‚Äôre in the middle of the 2019 British Science Week! It‚Äôs an annual event promoting science, technology, engineering and maths (STEM) across the UK and, slightly contrary to its name runs for ten days, … Continue reading

Anti-slavery and Forest Protection with Earth Observation

Download this page in PDF format Land classification has long been a key staple of the Earth Observation industry, and at the end of January, an exciting paper was published on how satellite data could be used to support work … Continue reading

NASA in Plymouth!

Download this page in PDF format It was great to be invited to give the introductory talk at the inaugural Plymouth NASA Space Apps Challenge last weekend. Space Apps is a two-day international hackathon hosted in cities around the world, … Continue reading

Help Earth Day End Plastic Pollution

Download this page in PDF format “The surface of the Earth is the shore of the cosmic ocean.‚ÄĚ ‚Äď Carl Sagan Sunday, the 22nd April, is the globally celebrated annual Earth Day. The theme this year is ‚ÄėEnd Plastic Pollution‚Äô … Continue reading

It’s British Science Week!

Download this page in PDF format This week is British Science Week! It‚Äôs an annual event promoting science, technology, engineering and maths across the UK, and this year runs from the 9th to the 18th March. Last year over one … Continue reading

Pixalytics Goes To Space … Well, Nearly!

Download this page in PDF format Last week the Pixalytics name got lifted towards space! In a previous blog we described how we were supporting the Plymouth University Space Society launching a weather balloon. After a number of attempts were … Continue reading

Outstanding Science!

Download this page in PDF format It‚Äôs British Science Week! Co-ordinated by the British Science Association (BSA) and funded by the UK Government through the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, it‚Äôs a celebration of science, engineering, technology and … Continue reading

Plymouth Student’s Shot at Space!

Download this page in PDF format Plymouth University‚Äôs Space Society¬†plans to send¬†a small bottle of gin ‚Äėinto space‚Äô attached to a weather balloon at the end of March. The aim is to send the bottle¬†100,000 feet above the Earth, equivalent … Continue reading

Supporting Chimpanzee Conservation from Space

Download this page in PDF format Being able to visualise the changing face of the planet over time is one of the greatest strengths of satellite remote sensing. Our previous blog showed how Dubai‚Äôs coastline has evolved over a decade, … Continue reading

Night-time Treats

Download this page in PDF format The Opening Ceremony of the Rio Olympics featured a plane taking off from the Maracan√£ Stadium and treating us to a fantastic night flight over Rio. It was a beautiful sequence to celebrate the … Continue reading