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Satellite Images: Detecting Vegetation Health through Fluorescence

ESA potential satellite to map fluorescence

A potential new ESA satellite could use the fluorescence in plants to track health and productivity of vegetation worldwide. A likely candidate for the eighth ESA Earth Explorer, the Fluorescence Explorer (FLEX) would thus provide data for global maps of vegetation.

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Wed, 12/02/2014 - 11:03

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Wed, 02/12/2014

GlobTemperature project: One stop shop for surface temperature data

Global monthly land surface temperature from Envisat’s AATSR for July 2006.

The European Space Agency (ESA) has launched a new project to provide scientists with a one-stop shop for land, lake and ice temperature data - measured by satellites.

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Tue, 14/01/2014 - 16:43
Tue, 01/14/2014

Third International Conference on the Use of Space Technology for Water Management

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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The United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (OOSA), the Government of Morocco and the Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water (PSIPW) are jointly co-organizing the above Conference to promote the use of space technology for benefits of the developing countries.

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01/04/2014 to 04/04/2014

Registration Deadline: 

Mon, 20/01/2014

Venue: 

Royal Center for Remote Sensing

Venue City: 

Rabat

Event Organisers: 

United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs (OOSA), Government of Morocco, European Space Agency (ESA) and Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water (PSIPW)

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Space debris: How satellites could retire in the future

NASA's image shows the population of satellites orbiting around the Earth

What happens with satellites when they finish their mission? Staying in

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Wed, 08/01/2014 - 15:02

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Wed, 01/08/2014

Japan: 2011 Earthquake affected Gravity

GOCE gravity results compared to a model

ESA’s GOCE satellite revealed earlier this month that the great Japanese Earthquake from 2011 caused a tiny change in the local gravity. The satellite mapped Earth's gravity for four years and clearly shows a disturbance after 2011.

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Mon, 16/12/2013 - 12:50

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Mon, 12/16/2013

ESA: CryoSat measures storm surge in northern Europe

Realistic storm surge models play a crucial role when natural disasters strike

During 5 and 6 December 2013, a major storm passed through northern Europe coinciding with a period of high tides in the North Sea and resulting in extremely high sea levels – a ‘storm surge’. The effects of the storm surge resulted for the United Kingdom in the highest sea levels since the 1953 North Sea Floods, while parts of Hamburg were flooded in Germany. ESA’s CryoSat

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Fri, 13/12/2013 - 09:48

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55

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Fri, 12/13/2013

First Sentinel-3 workshop for performance validation

A southern summer bloom

The first Sentinel-3

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Wed, 11/12/2013 - 10:13

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Wed, 12/11/2013

Proba-V ready for operations

Proba-V is ready for operations

Launched on 7 May 2013, ESA’s Earth Observation

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Tue, 10/12/2013 - 11:57

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Tue, 12/10/2013

Global Space Applications Conference

This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
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This Conference will provide an excellent introduction cutting-edge satellite-based applications. The panel represents the global satellite-based services stakeholders community - presentatives of the major space agencies,industry, governments, academia and NGOs. The programm enables in depth discussion of experiences, ideas, roadmaps and future opportunities for usage of satellite-based applications.

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49

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02/06/2014 to 04/06/2014

Venue City: 

Paris

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UNESCO Headquarters

Event Organisers: 

UNESCO, International Astronautical Federation

Co-organisers: 

UNESCO, International Astronautical Federation

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Access to Sentinel satellite data will be free and open

The Act will allow long-term continued access to data

With the entering into force of the European Delegated Act on Copernicus data and information policy in the coming days, users will be provided free, full and open access of environmental data from the Copernicus programme, including data from the Sentinel satellites.

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Thu, 21/11/2013 - 15:08

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Thu, 11/21/2013

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