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Using satellites for climate research

For the past 20 years, the DWD (Deutscher Wetterdienst – the German National Meteorological Service) has been working with a group of experts, using satellite data to monitor the climate and to record changes. The Satellite Application Facility on Climate...

/ 28 May 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

FIDUCEO Workshop on uncertainty propagation now open for registration

The Fidelity and Uncertainty in Climate Data Records from Earth Observation (FIDUCEO) team has announced its second workshop in Lisbon on 25-27 June.

/ 23 May 2019

EUMETSAT attends 2019 Living Planet Symposium

Last week, Milan welcomed thousands of scientists, educators, industry experts and students to the city for the triennial “Living Planet Symposium” event, held at the MiCo – Milano Congressi exhibition space.

/ 21 May 2019

Geostationary Interferometric Infrared Sounder data available now on EUMETCast

The China Meteorological Administration's FY-4A satellite is now delivering the first operational data from onboard the Hyperspectral Infrared Sounder (GIIRS) as of yesterday, 24 April.

/ 25 April 2019

2019 EUMETSAT fellows make their mark at ECMWF

Each year, EUMETSAT opens up a limited number of fellowships for early-career scientists in order to engage the younger research community and to promote the use of our satellite data. These fellowships are hosted at various institutions across Europe, including...

/ 24 April 2019

Balance for Better? We certainly think so!

EUMETSAT is proud to support International Women's Day and are especially happy to get behind this year's theme: #BalanceforBetter.

/ 8 March 2019

Another eventful year for our planet in 2018

It's that time again where we compile satellite imagery from across the globe to create an overview of the previous year's weather events as seen from space.

/ 1 March 2019

Underwater imaging enhanced with the help of Sentinel-3

In this recent case study, the authors present us with a crucial feature of ocean colour satellites: they can be used to measure light attenuation within a water column (an imagined column of water going from the surface of the sea, rivers or...

/ 19 February 2019