Earth from Space

Earth from Space

by Andrew K. Johnston, Staff of Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum
     
 

An examination of how satellite imaging, also called remote sensing, works and a showcase of 300 extraordinary views of Earth. The book includes a brief history and dispels popular misconceptions.
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Overview

An examination of how satellite imaging, also called remote sensing, works and a showcase of 300 extraordinary views of Earth. The book includes a brief history and dispels popular misconceptions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781552978207
Publisher:
Firefly Books, Limited
Publication date:
10/02/2004
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
9.25(w) x 11.25(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

The Global View

Tools of the Trade

Living Planet

Structure of the Land

Water and Ice

The Human Presence

Roads of Commerce

Dynamic Earth

Sources of Remote Sensing Imagery
Remote Sensing Satellites
Further Reading
Photo Credits
Index

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