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Explore posts from the Descartes Labs team.

Science

Kyle Story and Lucas Kruitwagen

May 10, 2022 · 6 min read

How We Mapped the World's Solar Power Plants

A first-of-its-kind global inventory of photovoltaic solar facilities built using satellite imagery and machine learning.

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Consumer Goods

Descartes Labs

Apr 5, 2022 · 3 min read

Announcing Packaged Analytics for Four New Commodities

Price forecasts, market insights, and purchasing recommendations for London Cocoa, Coffee Arabica, Corn, and Soybean Oil.

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Science

Descartes Labs

Mar 16, 2022 · 3 min read

Educational Series (part two): Types of Spatial Data and Coordinate Systems

The basics of understanding raster data, vector data, and coordinate systems.

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Agriculture

Descartes Labs

Feb 28, 2022 · 2 min read

ClearSky: A Cloud-Free View of the Planet

Predicting full-spectrum optical and infrared imagery from SAR alone with Aspia Space

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Science

Descartes Labs

Feb 3, 2022 · 6 min read

Educational Series (part one): A Look into the Fundamentals of Remote Sensing

The basics of understanding remote sensing, related terminology, and use case examples.

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Will Evonosky

Jan 10, 2022 · 5 min read

Annotating Imagery at Scale with GeoVisual Search

How to Go From Zero Data to Thousands of Annotated Satellite Images

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Descartes Labs

Jan 5, 2022 · 2 min read

High-Resolution Satellogic Imagery Now Available Through the Descartes Labs Platform

  Today, we’re excited to announce a new partnership with Satellogic that brings sub-meter, high-frequency satellite imagery to the Descartes Labs Platform. With 17 satellites and counting,...

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Consumer Goods

Descartes Labs

Dec 9, 2021 · 6 min read

Leveraging Geospatial Imaging and Data to Track Deforestation and Biodiversity Loss

Presented during the AllianceBernstein ESG Conference on Biodiversity: Turning earth observations into supply chain analytics.

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Consumer Goods

Descartes Labs

Nov 18, 2021 · 1 min read

A Smart Way to Pay for Sustainability Initiatives

The same geospatial data that anticipates and mitigates price fluctuations can protect and enhance your environmental reputation.

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Consumer Goods

Descartes Labs

Sep 8, 2021 · 3 min read

Calculating Mill Level Deforestation & Carbon Risk Scores Across the Palm Supply Chain

Illustrating the power of the Descartes Labs Platform to explore agricultural traceability challenges

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