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Farewell Saturn

Mon, 04/12/2017 - 08:15

Space Science Image of the Week: Cassini’s last mosaic of Saturn and its rings

Week in Images

Fri, 01/12/2017 - 14:05

Our week through the lens:
27 November - 1 December 2017

Bali volcano

Fri, 01/12/2017 - 11:00

One of the first images from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P mission shows sulphur dioxide spewing from the Mount Agung volcano in Bali, Indonesia

Sentinel-5P brings air pollution into focus

Fri, 01/12/2017 - 10:43

Launched on 13 October, the Sentinel-5P satellite has delivered its first images of air pollution. Even though the satellite is still being prepared for service, these first results have been hailed as exceptional and show how this latest Copernicus satellite is set to take the task of monitoring air quality into a new era.

Amazon River

Fri, 01/12/2017 - 09:05

Earth observation image of the week: northern Brazil and the Amazon River pictured by Sentinel-2A

Earth from Space

Fri, 01/12/2017 - 09:05

In the 250th edition, the Sentinel-2A satellite takes us over Brazil where the Amazon River meets the Atlantic Ocean

Space technology to drive autonomous ships

Thu, 30/11/2017 - 12:30

ESA Director General Jan Wörner signed a Memorandum of Intent with Rolls-Royce today, as the two entities agree to investigate how space technology can be used to develop autonomous and remote-controlled ships.

Going green

Thu, 30/11/2017 - 08:05

Operations image of the week: ESA’s deep-space ground station at New Norcia, Western Australia, is now being powered in part by sunlight