Landsat 8

SN Blog | Landsat: What a Long Strange Trip it’s Been

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Today’s launch of the Landsat Data Continuity Mission, soon to be known as Landsat 8, was a long time coming.

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Long-overdue Landsat Will Put Ground System to the Test

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Demand for free Landsat Earth imaging data “continues to grow and continues to grow.”

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Editorial: The Continuity of Landsat Uncertainty

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It is an oft-quoted saying that those who do not remember the past are condemned to repeat it. A lack of historical perspective would explain why the U.S. Congress appears intent on steering the nation’s civilian land imaging program down an all-too-familiar path to instability.

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