If you’re interested in the modern space industry you’ve probably been following some of the advancements being made in the field of satellite technology. The area of focus has grown in leaps and bounds in recent years off of the potential that many see around monitoring conditions on the planet’s surface. Payam Banazadeh, CEO of Capella Space, has recently led his company in launching its first satellite, Sequoia, into orbit. The satellite has begun beaming back some intriguing images which have individuals and organizations around the world thinking about new uses for the tech. Read on for a look at the technology and the ways in which it may be used.