Category: Climate

News and information about global climate science.

A year of Sea Surface Temperature

Anne O’Carroll talks us through this mesmerising animation describing a year of sea surface temperature (SST) in 2016.

/ 18 April 2017

Observing wildfire smoke plumes from space

Recent wildfires in Chile had a devastating impact on the country, its people and the environment.

/ 16 February 2017

A year of polar ice

Analysing how Arctic and Antarctic sea ice extent changed during the year.

/ 30 January 2017

Monitoring the Oceans from space MOOC – impressions from students

EUMETSAT recently offered a five week free online course to anyone interested in learning more about how satellites monitor the oceans from space.

/ 9 January 2017

Welcome to EUMETSAT’s new science blog

In our first post, EUMETSAT Chief Scientist Dr Kenneth Holmlund explains some of the challenges to be met in the years ahead.

/ 30 November 2016

Improving climate data records with FIDUCEO

Rob Roebeling, Climate Service and Product Expert at EUMETSAT, gives an overview of FIDUCEO, an EU-funded project dealing with accuracy and uncertainty in climate data records from Earth Observations.

/ 30 November 2016

GAIA-CLIM, Gap Analysis for Integrated Atmospheric ECV CLImate Monitoring

Marie Doutriaux Boucher, Climate Services Product Analyst at EUMETSAT together with Arndt Meier, GAIA-CLIM Engineer at EUMETSAT, explain the GAIA-CLIM project in this interview.

/ 30 November 2016