New financial resources for Copernicus space component22 January 2019
New financial resources for Copernicus space component22 January 2019 An amendment to the current Copernicus Agreement has been signed by the EU and ESA, adding €96 million to ESA’s space component budget for the world’s largest environmental monitoring programme: Copernicus.
Airbus fellows to join ESA’s ɸ-lab22 January 2019
Airbus fellows to join ESA’s ɸ-lab22 January 2019 ESA’s new Earth observation innovation hub, ɸ-lab, is set to welcome three research fellows from the aerospace industry giant Airbus, to work at the edge of disruptive technologies that monitor Earth’s environment from space.
Thales Alenia Space leads the build of photosynthesis mission18 January 2019 A new contract seals the deal for Thales Alenia Space to lead the consortium that is building ESA’s photosynthesis mission: FLEX.
Copernicus Sentinel-1 maps Norway in motion10 January 2019
Copernicus Sentinel-1 maps Norway in motion10 January 2019 Images acquired every six days by the European Union’s Copernicus Sentinel-1 satellites are being used to map ground movement across two billion measurement sites in Norway, revealing shifts as small as one millimetre a year.
Schoolkids invited to ESA’s Living Planet Symposium 201918 December 2018
Schoolkids invited to ESA’s Living Planet Symposium 201918 December 2018 School classes can come on a journey around the planet, by attending the Open Days of ESA’s Living Planet Symposium in Milan next May – among the world’s largest conferences devoted to satellite Earth observation.
Slow flow for glaciers thinning in Asia10 December 2018
Slow flow for glaciers thinning in Asia10 December 2018 Providing water for drinking, irrigation and power, glaciers in the world’s highest mountains are a lifeline for more than a billion people. As climate change takes a grip and glaciers lose mass, one might think that, lubricated by more meltwater, the...
3/5 Building on the original Agreement, which was signed in 2014, yesterday’s signature brings the total budget for the… t.co/T0tj1Md2E1 23 Jan 2019 11:06:39