Innovations made possible by space data
Today’s Video of the Day from the European Space Agency describes innovations that have emerged through the use of space data.
Satellites have now made it possible for people in remote locations to bank securely.
Satellite navigation can be used to track offenders using ankle bracelets during the rehabilitation process, providing a more humane and cost effective alternative to imprisonment.
In Australia, the world’s first self-automated long-haul cargo train is being controlled by satellite systems designed by the Italian company Ansaldo STS.
Video Credit: European Space Agency