Category: Atmosphere

News and stories related to atmospheric science.

Smoke from exceptional California wildfires reach Europe

The fires wreaking havoc in California have produced massive amounts of smoke, causing some areas to be lined with falling ash and transforming the normal light of day into eerie orange skies.

/ 17 September 2020

Keeping an eye on air turbulence from space

For many travellers, air turbulence is often a cause of much concern and in some cases, fear. Occurring due to a variety of natural factors, air turbulence can sometimes give rise to anxiety, more so because of its seemingly unpredictable...

/ 26 August 2020

Vasileios Barlakas shares his experience as a fellow with us

Continuing our series on fellowships, we talked to Vasileios Barlakas, who is halfway through his and talked to us about his stint so far.

/ 4 June 2020

The role of MOSAiC in EUMETSAT OSI SAF development

You might have seen several posts about the MOSAiC expedition on the Science Blog over the last six months, when we featured the reports of a group of meteorology students tracking its progress.

/ 29 May 2020

Introducing Day to Day, EUMETSAT’s first podcast series!

If you’ve been looking for something different to listen to then our new podcast series might be just the thing.

/ 28 February 2020

Working together for the benefit of our planet

The 16 September 2019 once again marks the United Nations’ International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer.

/ 16 September 2019

EUMETSAT to host first ever Copernicus ‘Eyes on Earth’ Roadshow

The world we live in requires us to have our eyes open at all times – and well-focused on Earth – so that we can leave the best possible planet for the future generations. A great part of that includes...

/ 24 May 2019

Relive the experience of the Atmosphere MOOC

All course material is now accessible through a new website

/ 22 May 2019

Being a Training Officer at EUMETSAT

Federico Fierli works as a Training Officer at EUMETSAT. Although he hasn’t been with the organisation for very long, Federico has already been busy organising events for the year with his fellow trainers, acted as mentor at our Hackathon in Helsinki last...

/ 30 March 2019