research to improve our customers' understanding of sustainable
development, human security and the environment. And,
we are the creators of the TerraViva! family
of data visualization products about Earth and its people.
Contact us for your next data project.
Our mission is to promote better understanding of Earth for the mutual benefit
of society and the environment using science and technology.
projects include: assessing
vulnerability to flooding; developing sub-national models of
the onset of food crises; designing a strategic warning system
for fragile nation states; identifying
corporate indicators to promote socially responsible investment;
assessing exposure to water shortages;
developing models to predict basic optical parameters of materials;
and, developing algorithms for understanding hyperspectral
Map: Drought Conditions Africa 1999-2001 (ISciences)
Tool: Geospatial Indicators Model(ISciences)
Remote Sensing - spectral phenomenology; systems analysis;
algorithm development; environmental applications.
Sustainability - global systems and environmental
change; early indications of stress; integrated assessment methods.
Systems - geographic information systems; scientific and statistical databases;
integrated information system software.