[BIZ STREAM SPECIAL EDITION] This series includes selected stories from BIZ STREAM's signature "On-Site" reports. This episode features a Tokyo-based company that specializes in building small low-cost satellites. These customizable spacecraft can be used in a variety of ways such as allowing farmers to monitor their crops or for helping commercial ships to navigate through icy arctic waters.
This satellite image shows a section of the Arctic Ocean's Northern Sea Route
A weather forecasting company uses satellites to track and analyze an approaching typhoon