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Watching the

weather

from

space

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Monitoring

the

atmosphere

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Keeping

an eye on

the

oceans

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Climate

monitoring

from

space

The place to learn about monitoring the weather and climate from space

  • Find out all about Europe's fleet of weather satellites

  • Everything you need to know about watching the weather from space, plus see a real-time view of the Earth from 36,000 km

  • Whether it's monitoring air quality, fires, dust storms or the ozone layer, satellites are involved...

  • Above and below the waves - discover how satellites are helping to monitor the world's oceans

  • Weather satellites play a big role in monitoring climate change - find out more...

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2019 in photos: wrapping up the year

Today, we look back at some of the weather events that took place in 2019 with a round-up of the most impressive satellite images we gathere ...

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The great weather satellite bake off 2019

While some of you might have been busy building amazing space themed parkours for our 2019 Fortnite Competition, some other people got their ...

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Visiting Sentinel-6 in the clean room

Today we got a last glimpse of the Copernicus Sentinel-6 satellite by visiting the clean room at IABG in Ottobrun, Germany. Sentinel- ...

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Follow the MOSAiC expedition along with a group of students

What is the MOSAiC expedition, you might ask? MOSAiC stands for the “Multidisciplinary drifting Observatory for the Study of Arctic Clima ...

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