Category: Featured

Featured stories feature some of the best interviews and content on our site.

When an umbrella is not enough – discussing severe storms with Tomáš Púčik

On a recent visit to EUMETSAT, Tomáš Púčik (Researcher and Senior Trainer) kindly spent some time with us to explain what he does at the European Severe Storms Laboratory (ESSL) and discuss his passion for thunderstorms. 

/ 13 February 2020

Looking back over a year of weather

We've just published our annual "Year of Weather" video for 2019 and once again, many significant weather events took place across the globe.

/ 24 January 2020

MOSAiC – the international Arctic drift expedition

Read the latest summary from the students tracking the expedition.

/ 6 January 2020

Metop operations – working as a Spacecraft Engineer at EUMETSAT

As part of our "Inside EUMETSAT" series, we sat down to have a chat with Richard Dyer!

/ 19 December 2019

Sea surface temperature – climate data record generation with SLSTR

Sea Surface Temperature data set from 1982 to 2016 now available.

/ 12 December 2019

Life as a weather technician on board the Polarstern

Part three of the Polarstern diaries has landed - read on to hear all about life as an on-board weather technician in the latest blog instalment!

/ 10 December 2019

Mission control engineering at EUMETSAT

Elena sat down with us to explain her responsibilities as a Mission Control Engineer for our "Inside EUMETSAT" series.

/ 4 December 2019

Inspiring ocean projects developed at Copernicus hackathon weekend

From 22-24 November, 10 teams from across Europe and beyond participated in the Copernicus "OceanHack challenge" in Tallinn, Estonia.

/ 27 November 2019

Sailors drop off ocean-monitoring buoys during trans-Atlantic race

The Transat Jacques Vabre yacht race is one of the big events in the offshore sailing calendar and is a tough race from Le Havre, France, across 8000km of the Atlantic Ocean to Salvador de Bahia, on the Brazilian coast. ...

/ 7 November 2019