The Earth as Abstract Art: Astrium Captures the Planet’s Natural Beauty Like Never Before

It's a bit like the Hubble Space Telescope, however in this case the camera points toward Earth. The engineers at Astrium, pioneers in Earth observation and geo-information services, clearly have an eye for natural beauty. ¬†While serving clients in the defense, oil and mining, mapping, agriculture, infrastructure, and emergency response sectors, they have managed to capture … [Read more...]

Maritime Disasters Infographic

Check out this cool infographic on some of the worst maritime disasters on record.¬† This was sent into gCaptain via the good folks at the Boat Insurance Blog (click image for higher resolution). … [Read more...]