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Discover the latest news on the European Space Agency's Earth Observation activities. Learn all about new data availability and how ESA's missions are performing.

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  • News - Announcement of Opportunity

    Announcement of Opportunity for G-POD 18 Aug 2020

    News - Announcement of Opportunity

    Announcement of Opportunity for G-POD

    ESA is offering all scientists the possibility to perform bulk processing and/or validation of their own algorithms exploiting the large ESA Earth-observation archive.

  • News - Operational News

    20 May 2020

    News - Operational News

    Aeolus and GOCE dissemination system maintenance on 22 May 2020

    Due to a scheduled maintenance, access to the Aeolus and GOCE dissemination systems will be unavailable on 22 May,

  • News - General News

    Mission continuity 30 Apr 2020

    News - General News

    Mission continuity

    Long-term availability of Earth observation data from a given instrument is crucial to many data users and their research—but just how does it work?

  • News - Operational News

    18 Oct 2019

    News - Operational News

    GOCE satellite housekeeping parameters database

    All GOCE satellite housekeeping telemetry parameters have been published on the GOCE Virtual Archive.

  • News - General News

    29 July 2019

    News - General News

    Three new Third Party Missions under evaluation

    ICEYE, PlanetScope and Spire under evaluation. Interested users can investigate suitability of the data for scientific and R&D activities.

  • News - Operational News

    12 July 2019

    News - Operational News

    Updated Precise Orbit data (POD) for the full ERS-1 and ERS-2 mission available

    The Precise Orbit files (ERS.ORB.POD) for the entire ERS-1 and ERS-2 mission periods have been reprocessed with up-to-date standards.

  • News - Operational News

    9 July 2019

    News - Operational News

    Release 6 of the GOCE Gravity Field Model variance covariance matrix published

    Release 6 of the GOCE Gravity Field Model variance covariance matrix is now available on the GOCE Virtual Archive.

  • News - General News

    28 June 2019

    News - General News

    The heat is on

    With much of Europe in the grip of a heatwave, it is one that is setting record highs for June.

  • News - Operational News

    13 June 2019

    News - Operational News

    ERS-1 Scatterometer L2 dataset processed with ASPS v10.04 is available online

    The reprocessed dataset together with corresponding ERS-2 data is now available.

  • News - Operational News

    10 June 2019

    News - Operational News

    Release 6 of the GOCE Gravity Field Model now available

    Release 6 of the GOCE Gravity Field Model is now available on the GOCE Virtual Archive.

  • News - Scientific Highlights

    29 May 2019

    News - Scientific Highlights

    Snow grain size - it matters

    Snow grain size is fundamental to the amount of sunlight that snow reflects back into space - its albedo.

  • News - Scientific Highlights

    15 May 2019

    News - Scientific Highlights

    3D Earth in the making

    Thanks to gravity and magnetic data from satellites along with seismology, scientists are on the way to modelling inner Earth in 3D.

  • News - Scientific Highlights

    15 May 2019

    News - Scientific Highlights

    Monitoring Earth's shifting land

    By using radar data acquired by Sentinel-1 mission over time, ground deformation maps can be created to provide a regional monitoring system.

  • News - Scientific Highlights

    14 May 2019

    News - Scientific Highlights

    Jakobshavn Isbrae Glacier bucks the trend

    Recent findings show that one glacier is not conforming to the norm – it's actually been flowing more slowly and getting thicker.

  • News - Scientific Highlights

    13 May 2019

    News - Scientific Highlights

    ESA's Earth Explorers surpassing expectations

    In this video, learn how each Earth Explorer mission is contributing to Earth science, and changing the way we look at our beloved planet.

  • News - Operational News

    18 Apr 2019

    News - Operational News

    Version 2.0 of GOCE thermosphere reprocessed data released

    Version 2.0 of the GOCE thermosphere dataset is now available on the GOCE Virtual Archive.

  • News - Operational News

    16 Apr 2019

    News - Operational News

    GOCE EGG L1b reprocessing algorithm description available

    The description of the algorithms used for the reprocessing of the GOCE EGG L1b data is now published and available for download.

  • News - General News

    27 Mar 2019

    News - General News

    Receding waters

    It is thought over a million people have been affected by Cyclone Idai, probably the worst storm on record to hit the southern hemisphere.

  • News - General News

    22 Mar 2019

    News - General News

    Satellites key to addressing water scarcity

    Today is World Water Day, it underscores the importance of freshwater and promotes sustainable management.

  • News - Scientific Highlights

    20 Mar 2019

    News - Scientific Highlights

    Taking gravity from strength to strength

    Ten years ago, ESA launched one of its most innovative satellites. GOCE spent four years measuring a fundamental force of nature: gravity.