Mapping salty waters14 May 2019
Mapping salty waters14 May 2019 The length and precision with which climate scientists can track the salinity, or saltiness, of the oceans is set to improve dramatically according to researchers working as part of ESA’s Climate Change Initiative.
New potential for tracking severe storms14 May 2019
New potential for tracking severe storms14 May 2019 Even just within the last couple of months, Cyclones Fani, Idai and Kenneth have brought devastation to millions. With the frequency and severity of extreme weather like this expected to increase against the backdrop of climate change, it is more impo...
SMOS offers new perspective on hurricanes25 September 2018
SMOS offers new perspective on hurricanes25 September 2018 With recent stories in the news about the devastation brought by hurricanes and typhoons to the US and Asia, we are reminded of how important it is to predict the paths of these mighty storms and also learn more about how they develop. Many satellites...