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University of Otago and Methane Mavericks Win Grand Prizes at Space for Planet Earth Challenge

Saturday, 16 March 2024, 12:22 pm | SpaceBase

The team “Methane Mavericks” from Newham, Australia, and the University of Otago team from Dunedin, New Zealand, have been awarded the Grand Prizes in the Space for Planet Earth Challenge, an innovative competition focused on leveraging space technologies ... More >>

'Yadrava Na Vanua' From Fiji And 'Not Basic' From New Zealand Win Grand Prizes For Space For Planet Earth Challenge

Saturday, 19 February 2022, 6:22 pm | SpaceBase

Yadrava na Vanua (Environment Watch) from Suva, Fiji won the Grand Prize today for the Space for Planet Earth Challenge. Their project focused on integrating satellite data on land cover types across Fiji with ground truth measurements, and refining ... More >>

Space For Planet Earth Challenge Opened: Addressing Climate Change For NZ, Australia And The Pacific Islands

Tuesday, 3 August 2021, 9:33 am | SpaceBase

Last night (2 August), the Mayor of Christchurch Hon. Lianne Dalziel opened the “ Space for Planet Earth ” Challenge at the Turanga Christchurch Library. Also speaking were US. Embassy representative Wes Jeffers, Xerra Senior Scientist Duncan ... More >>

SpaceBase Appointed As Ambassador For International Space University

Thursday, 26 November 2020, 8:23 am | SpaceBase

SpaceBase is pleased to announce its appointment as official Ambassador for the International Space University (ISU), the world’s premier higher education institution dedicated to space with its Central Campus in Strasbourg, France and a collaborative ... More >>

SpaceBase Releases Free Assessment Tool To Grow The Space Industry In New Zealand

Monday, 31 August 2020, 6:31 am | SpaceBase

The global space industry is predicted to grow from the current US$360B to a trillion dollars annually by 2040, and is exponentially increasing today. Rapidly accelerating technologies have made space hardware smaller, cheaper and off the shelf, while increasing ... More >>

Taking full advantage of space

Tuesday, 26 November 2019, 4:05 pm | SpaceBase

Eric Dahlstrom and Emeline Paat-Dahlstrom came to New Zealand to try something new. They had worked decades on space projects for NASA and commercial companies, and they wanted to help New Zealand take full advantage of space to solve NZ problems. ... More >>




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