Startup Raising Funds For Infrared Satellite Constellation

Credit: Artist’s concept of FireSat constellation of hosted IR payloads for early warning of wildfires and oil spills: Quadra Pi R2E.
A San Francisco startup is working with a group of scientists and engineers from the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) to develop a constellation of satellite hosted payloads equipped with infrared sensors that could deliver almost-instantaneous warnings of wildfires, oil spills on dry land and other...

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