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Feb 15 2014

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Earth Observing Whales off Argentina

Whale watching from orbit. This article makes it seem easier than it is. DigitalGlobe has only a few Hi-res satellites, so looking in the right place to see the whales is problematic. Also, not many satellites in LEO have the resolution that this study purports.

Still, whale counting/watching is an interesting use of satellite imagery.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.newspaceraces.com/2014/02/15/earth-observing-whales-off-argentina/

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