Sentinel-1 maps flash floods in Laos30 July 2018
Sentinel-1 maps flash floods in Laos30 July 2018 Copernicus Sentinel-1 data are highlighting the collapse of the Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy dam in the southeastern province of Attapeu in Laos. The collapse has led to flash floods that have claimed several lives and left many more people missing, according to...
It’s all go in summer for Greenland’s glaciers13 July 2018
It’s all go in summer for Greenland’s glaciers13 July 2018 The Copernicus Sentinel-1 mission has revealed that, on average, Greenland’s glaciers are now flowing more slowly into the Arctic Ocean. While glacial flow may have slowed overall, in summer glaciers flow 25% faster than they do in the winter.
Copernicus Sentinel-5P releases first data11 July 2018
Copernicus Sentinel-5P releases first data11 July 2018 Following months of tests and careful evaluation, the first data on air pollutants from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite have been released. These first maps show a range of trace gases that affect air quality such as carbon monoxide, nitrogen dio...
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Sentinel-2 helps farmersThe unprecedented views of Earth provided by Sentinel-2 lead precision farming into a new era
Monitoring volcanic emissionsSentinel-5P detected volcanic emissions from the latest eruption of Hawaii's Kīlauea volcano
Mapping Tibet glaciersData from Sentinel-1 and -2 were key to mapping two giant ice avalanches in Tibet
New Collaborative Ground Segment CooperationA new agreement will facilitate Sentinel data exploitation in Romania
Sentinel toolboxesThree open source toolboxes provide tools for using data products from Sentinel-1, -2 and -3