Using Google Earth to predict sea level rise

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A new study released recently by the Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research and the University of Innsbruck includes some impactful visualizations of what sea level rise could mean to various … [Read more...]

Falcon UAV drones assisting with flooding in Colorado – until FEMA stops them

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A few days ago we shared the Boulder, Colorado crisis response map with you, as the area is continuing to be inundated with rain and flooding. ¬†As they continue to fight the water, another interesting … [Read more...]

Google publishes Crisis Response map for Boulder, Colorado

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Similar to maps that Google has released in the past for places like Alberta and Moore, they've just published a Crisis Response map to assist with the flooding in Boulder, Colorado. You can view … [Read more...]

Google publishes Crisis Response map for the Alberta Flooding

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As they do after many major weather-related events around the world (such as Moore, Oklahoma last month), Google has just published a Crisis Response map for Alberta to help citizens deal with the … [Read more...]

Fresh imagery from the flooding in Thailand

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Last week, we showed you Google's Crisis Response page for the flooding in Thailand. NASA's Earth Observatory has now released some new imagery from the area and it's quite striking. You can view the … [Read more...]

Responding to the Thailand Floods

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As Google often does during disasters (such as the Gulf Oil Spill and the Japan Earthquake, Google has set up a Crisis Response page to help provide information for those trying to assist with the … [Read more...]

New false color image of the Morganza flooding

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The NASA Earth Observatory has just posted a very powerful false-color image of the flooding that resulted from opening the Morganza spillway last week. The reason for the false-color in this imagery … [Read more...]

Imagery from the Louisiana flooding

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A couple of days ago we showed you the location of the Morganza Spillway and the expected flood area, and now some fresh satellite imagery is coming in to show what's actually been happening. The … [Read more...]

Imagery of the flooding in Pakistan

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UPDATE, 13-August: Google has now put out a blog entry with a lot more info from their Crisis Response team about the flooding -- read it here. A few days ago we told you that Google was seeking … [Read more...]