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December 08, 2014
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Start-Up Seeks to Provide Inexpensive Satellite Images for Nonprofits

NASA

Two satellites built by Planet Labs float in space after being launched from the International Space Station.

Planet Labs, a Silicon Valley start-up, has ambitious plans to bring down the sky-high cost of satellite imagery and significantly increase the recording frequency of such photos—all with the goal of improving life down here on earth. To make that...

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