Nepal earthquake on the radar29 April 2015
Nepal earthquake on the radar29 April 2015 On 25 April, a 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal, claiming over 5000 lives and affecting millions of people. Satellite images are being used to support emergency aid organisations, while geo-scientists are using satellite measurements to analyse t...
Happy birthday, Sentinel-1A03 April 2015
Happy birthday, Sentinel-1A03 April 2015 Having orbited Earth more than 5300 times while providing radar vision for Europe’s Copernicus programme, the Sentinel-1A satellite has completed a successful first year.
Slight surface movements on the radar23 March 2015
Slight surface movements on the radar23 March 2015 Scientists are making advances in the use of satellite radar data – such as those from the Sentinel-1 mission – to monitor Earth’s changing surface.