The Global Ice Viewer

NASA's Global Ice Viewer is a great tool to monitor and understand the changes in Earth's ice sheets. The tool has 4 sections: glaciers, Greenland, Arctic and Antarctica. In each of them it is possible to see how the ...

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A different type of forecast

For UK residents who suffer from hayfever and other allergies,  the Met Office regularly produce pollen forecasts. The five-day forecasts are produced every year and track the levels of pollen in the air throughout th ...

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MétéoFrance tracks storm chasers

Our partners at MétéoFrance have recently launched a project where they follow the adventures of Tony le Bastard, an engineering student at MétéoFrance, and three friends as they observe tornadoes in the area known as To ...

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Minecraft Competition – Elian Farrell

12 year-old Elian from Ireland is our last entrant into the 2015 Minecraft Competition and sent us this excellent custom design. His satellite, which he named 'Mongoose X50', is being launched from the 'Shuttle Bus 20 ...

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2015 Minecraft Competition – Mélanie Pasta

13 year-old Mélanie from France recreated not one, not two but all three of EUMETSAT's satellites in amazing detail. Her highly realistic renditions can be seen from every angle, thanks to the many screenshots she pro ...

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Minecraft Competition – Awen Simoes

13 year-old Awen from France sent in this great custom satellite design for the 2015 Minecraft competition. His design is entirely autonomous and solar powered. It includes a lever-operated airlock, to allow entry for ...

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Minecraft Competition – Clement Couthouis

10 year-old Clement from France, sent in this great custom satellite design for the 2015 Minecraft competition. His design features a central body, containing control room and cafeteria, crowned by an enormous antenna ...

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Minecraft Competition – Theo Takla

13 year-old Theo from France created the HALS, or Human Asteroid Landing System. We really loved Theo's project and the very useful and detailed explanation he provided, which follows: Background HALS was designed t ...

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Minecraft Competition – Raphaël Bellido

Raphaël, alias IRONBARRAS, an 11 year-old boy from France, designed this great custom satellite. His spacecraft's body is sleek and aerodynamic, with the twin solar collectors giving the appearance of wings. We par ...

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