KvarkenSat Innovation Challenge

By Johanna Haveri

An Online Innovation Challenge KvarkenSpaceEco arranges an online innovation challenge in November 2021. The theme of the challenge is Space Data and Sustainable Forestry. More information coming on our and on Ultrahack’s website & social media on September 1st.

By Johanna Haveri

Apply now! Apply for a Space for Humanity Bootcamp which will be arranged by the ESA BIC Finland in August. The last day for applications is June 23rd. See more from Events.

Heat of the Summer

By hammian

Summer and hopefully the warmth of the summer days are coming soon! In this month’s megamagazine article we discussed heat and it’s relation to electro-magnetic radiation, how it is observable from space, how land surface temperatures can be estimated and what is urban heat island – why it occurs, what effects it has, and how…

Springtime, Floodtime?

By hammian

In our latest Kvarken Space Conversations we take a look at a familiar Spring phenomena, the flooding of the rivers. Can these be detected from the orbit and how? Why do these river floods happen? We prepared a distilled introduction to the timely topic. Read more here!

Spectral Profiling Tells Us Things Eyes Don’t See

By hammian

This month’s Mega-magazine article we explored and explained in detail the different properties of multi-spectral remote sensing with Sentinel-2 imagery. What are the spectral profiles and how they can be utilized with a simple demonstration of clusterization algorithms?  We explain the technique and go through what it tells to us about the area near Vaasa…

Is Space a Key to Growth?

By Johanna Haveri

Is Space a Key to Growth? The Space Innovation Forum 2021, organized by RIT 2021 project, deals with an actual topic also to KvarkenSpaceEco project and its stakeholders: How can space fuel regional innovation and growth? This is an important question to us working to establish a long-lasting regional economic development structure for space-based business…