Monitoring climate change from space13 June 2014
Monitoring climate change from space13 June 2014 How do measurements from satellites flying above Earth provide essential information on the effects of climate change on our planet? Scientific and political organisations considered the question in London today.
Special delivery from CryoSat11 June 2014
Special delivery from CryoSat11 June 2014 New data products from ESA’s ice mission open new doors for scientists studying oceans.
Space for nature29 May 2014
Space for nature29 May 2014 Information from Earth-observing satellites is being used to protect and sustainably manage our natural resources.
Galileo: following the trail of the dragon-ships24 April 2014
Galileo: following the trail of the dragon-ships24 April 2014 Results are being processed from the first Galileo maritime trials outside of mainland Europe. The long-range, high-latitude testing spanned the North Sea, following the same historical sailing route that Viking dragon-ships used 1200 years ago.
Sentinel-3 stacks up24 April 2014
Sentinel-3 stacks up24 April 2014 Over the last year, engineers have been carefully testing and piecing together the multitude of components that make up Sentinel-3. The recent arrival of the infrared radiometer is a milestone in the exacting process of building this upcoming Copernic...
First radar vision for Copernicus16 April 2014
First radar vision for Copernicus16 April 2014 Launched on 3 April, ESA’s Sentinel-1A satellite has already delivered its first radar images of Earth. They offer a tantalising glimpse of the kind of operational imagery that this new mission will provide for Europe’s ambitious Copernicus environmen...