Can oceans turn the tide on the climate crisis?08 October 2019
Can oceans turn the tide on the climate crisis?08 October 2019 As we pump more greenhouse gases into the atmosphere, the world is warming at an alarming rate, with devastating consequences. While our vast oceans are helping to take the heat out of climate change, new research shows that they are absorbing a lot m...
World Space Alliance continues to strengthen27 September 2019
World Space Alliance continues to strengthen27 September 2019 The ESA–SAP World Space Alliance continues to grow as Airbus Defence and Space, the Environmental Systems Research Institute and GeoVille join the partnership.
A year trapped in Arctic ice for climate science24 September 2019
A year trapped in Arctic ice for climate science24 September 2019 As millions of people around the world marched for urgent action on climate change ahead of this week’s UN Climate Action Summit, an icebreaker set sail from Norway to spend a year drifting in the Arctic sea ice. This extraordinary expedition is set t...
Vake | Catch wins 2019 Space App Camp24 September 2019
Vake | Catch wins 2019 Space App Camp24 September 2019 An app that will help wild fisheries achieve sustainable operations using Copernicus Sentinel-3 data took home the top prize at this year’s Space App Camp at ESA’s Earth observation centre in Frascati, Italy.
A new satellite to understand how Earth is losing its cool24 September 2019
A new satellite to understand how Earth is losing its cool24 September 2019 Following a rigorous selection process, ESA has selected a new satellite mission to fill in a critical missing piece of the climate jigsaw. By measuring radiation emitted by Earth into space, FORUM will provide new insight into the planet’s radiation...
Harnessing artificial intelligence for climate science18 September 2019
Harnessing artificial intelligence for climate science18 September 2019 Over 700 Earth observation satellites are orbiting our planet, transmitting hundreds of terabytes of data to downlink stations every day. Processing and extracting useful information is a huge data challenge, with volumes rising quasi-exponentially.
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