In the Netherlands, local authorities are looking to satellite observations as a promising option for dike monitoring and to protect against dike failures.
The Earth Observation (EO) value added Industry is quickly evolving. It has a pool of resources and services which must be organized, catalogued and presented in a unified tool.
The risk of natural disasters can be reduced by understanding our environment and the fundamental forces that shape it.
ESA's Integrated and Telecommunications related Applications Department (IAP) launched an open competitive Invita
ESA's weather satellite MSG-3 has smoothly traveled 36 000 km above the Equator. The satellite is now nearly in its geostationary orbit, drifting slowly east toward its final orbit position.
German Space Agency (DLR)
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Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society (GRSS)
The German Space Agency (DLR) and the European Space Agency (ESA) are organizing the 32nd International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS 2012) jointly with the Geoscience and Remote
The European Organisation for the Exploitation of Meteorological Satellites – Eumetsat – formally became the newest member of the International Charter ‘Space and Major Disasters’ on 5 July.
Over a dozen radio signals that have hindered data collection on ESA’s SMOS water mission have been switched off.
With the initial satellites of the Galileo constellation working well in orbit, ESA decided to end the mission of its pioneering GIOVE-A navigation satellite.
ESAs’ Soil Moisture and Ocean Salinity (SMOS) water mission has revealed the negative consequences of the deficit of precipitation that Western Europe is experiencing since February 2011, par
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