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Seeing From Above – the instruments for analyzing the open data from satellites.

On the site of the project  Exposing the Invisible  collected films, tools and references which help the activists and journalists to interpret the information correctly, check it authenticity  and  analyze  the open data. The  collection  “Seeing From Above”  deserves special attention, it contains the examples of using instruments  for analyzing data  received  from the air.

 

The world through the eyes of  Google Earth and Bing Maps

In this box you can find the information how to learn more about the places which are hidden from the common access ( the territory of prisons, inaccessible districts etc) by using  popular services.

      1. Google Earth , Google Maps  in mode  Street View , Yandex Maps – these services allow you to look at the word through the eyes of  the locals and satellites no matter where you are. 

  1. Analysisof satellite’s imagesbyusing crowdsourcing.

In the interview with  Mikel Maron is told about Logging Roads – the online platform which allows to monitor  the deforestation.

  1. Monitoring of the aircrafts’ moving at the real time.

By using service  Flightradar24  it is possible to follow the  position of flying aircrafts at the real time. The service displays the coordinates, height and speed of the aircraft, passed way from the place of departure.  

Seeing From Above on the site   Exposing the Invisible

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