Wildfire spreads through Napa County, California on Oct. 10, 2017. | Tayfun Coskun/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images
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Geospatial Analysis of California Wildfires Shows What Actually Burned

Geospatial analysis processes vast amounts of data in order to gain fresh insights on large-scale events, like crop failures or natural disasters.

Published On 10/25/2017
7:09 PM EDT
Sentinel-2 data with a red-green-blue color combination. Smoke from the fires can be seen in the October 12 image. | Descartes Labs
Distinguishing between corn and soy fields in Iowa during the 2016 growing season using machine learning algorithms | Descartes Labs