Satellite Technology Exhibit Opens NASM

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"Monitoring Amazonia from Space," opens at the National Air and Space Museum. The temporary exhibit shows how modern satellite technology is monitoring the development and degradation of the Amazon Region, one of the world's most complex and diverse ecosystems.


  • Monitoring Amazonia from Space (Exhibition) (1993: Washington, D.C.)
  • National Air and Space Museum


Chronology of Smithsonian History


Annals of the Smithsonian Institution, 1994. Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Press, 1994, p. 10.

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October 8, 1993


  • Artificial satellites
  • Exhibit openings
  • Exhibitions
  • Ecology
  • Nature conservation
  • Environmental monitoring


Amazon River Region

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