Remote Sensing, Image Processing, and Geographic Information
Systems (GIS) Internet Sites
- Remote Sensing Section
of the WWW Virtual Library
- Center for Earth & Planetary
Studies, National Air and Space Museum, Smithsonian Institution. The
Center for Earth and Planetary Studies (CEPS - pronounced like "steps"
without the "t") is one of the scientific research departments at the
National Air and Space Museum of the Smithsonian Institution. The Center
plays an active role in research related to planetary and terrestrial
geology using remote sensing data from Earth-orbiting satellites and
manned and unmanned space missions. The Center possesses a computer image
processing lab which allows for in-house processing and manipulation of
- Studying the Environment
from Space - Remote Sensing Curriculum Materials, US Coast Guard
- The Joint Education Initiative (JEI) Home
- DMSP Data Archive
DC Multi-Scale Map (Aerial Photo)
- Digital Tour of
Washington, DC (Interactive Sightseeing Map)
- MapQuest Interactive Atlas
- Public Use of Remote Sensing
Data Home Page
- NASA's Remote Sensing Public Access Center (RSPAC) in West Virginia is
a U.S. Government cooperative facility that promotes public access (via
the Internet) to remotely-sensed data. Visit the Observatorium on the World Wide
- Excerpts from Looking at
Earth give an unprecedented portrait of our planet as seen from
the heavens. We see the earth, not as shown on maps or globes but as it
looks in images recorded by spacecraft.
- View over 250,000 of the astronaut
photographs of Earth.
- Over 300,000 declassified
intelligence satellite photos, including an online guide
to displaying and interpretting these images.
- The Use of
Satellite Remote Sensing to Study the Human Dimensions of Global
- Remote Sensing
Core Curriculum (RSCC)
- SPOT IMAGE. French remote sensing
satellite producing 10 meter resolution imagery.
- Earth Observation Satellite Company
(EOSAT) Home Page provides access to information about EOSAT products
and services, technical information, the latest industry information,
news and events, and all of EOSAT's publications.
- New Space Imaging EOSAT -
Online browse fee waived!
- EarthWatch Inc.'s Digital
Globe (Imagery Products)
- Gulf of Maine Aquarium: Space Available -
Learning from Satellites
- The Million Man March
- NIH Image (cross-platform freeware image processing software)
users will find lots of useful information at Dan's
Remote Sensing Class on the Internet, maintained by American
Meteorological Society Atmospheric Education Resource Agent, Dan Freeman.
Global Positioning System (GPS) & Geographic Information Systems
Your ideas and input are welcome!
Walter Sanford, WebMaster
Geosystems in Fairfax County Public Schools
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