Data Product News
30 September 2015
ESA's SMOS and two other satellites are together providing insight into how surface winds evolve under tropical storm clouds in the Pacific Ocean. This new information could help to predict extreme weather at sea.
25 September 2015
The launch of Sentinel-5 Precursor is planned for next spring so the satellite is being put through its paces to make sure it is fit for liftoff and life in orbit tracking air pollution. Vibration and acoustic tests are next up.
22 September 2015
Using satellites to predict plant and crop diseases is just one of the fresh ideas produced over a week-long camp dedicated to creating mobile apps using Earth observation data.
10 September 2015
This is a kind reminder to all interested users about the approaching deadline for submitting abstracts to the Living Planet Symposium (LPS) 2016 organised by the European Space Agency (ESA).
The event will be held in Prague, Czech Republic, from 09 to 13 May 2016; the deadline for abstract submission is 16 October 2015.
04 September 2015
The Sentinel-2A satellite has been in orbit for only a matter of weeks, but new images of an algal bloom in the Baltic Sea show that it is already exceeding expectations. Built essentially as a land monitoring mission, Sentinel-2 will also certainly find its way into marine applications.