Manhatten, July 15, 2016

Tagged by: Cryosphere

PlanetScope + Deep Learning Improves Understanding of Glacial Lake Risk

Paper

Glacial lakes in mountainous regions are prone to outburst floods that can devastate entire communities. With climate change, glacial ice is thinning and retreating in the Hindu Kush, Karakoram and Himalaya region, posing an increasing threat to human life and requiring improved monitoring. Nida Qayyum, in the Department of Space Science at […]

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