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.
The students following the Polarstern have provided us with one final report on what the vessel encountered on the way to its final destination: Cape Town.
Blog number five has landed and this week the hot topic is... wind!
On 14:19 on 10 December 2018, the Infrared Atmospheric Sounding Interferometer on board Metop-C performed its first measurement.
It's week four of the Polarstern's voyage and you know what that means - a brand-new blog post from the students following its path.
It's the second week aboard the Polarstern and the third blog post recording the adventure!
Week two from the Polarstern logbook - students from group FH38 describe what can be found on-board the vessel and what they witnessed during the first days of their virtual mission to Cape Town from Bremerhaven.
Metop-C is now safely orbiting the Earth after a spectacular and eagerly-awaited launch on 7 November.
After years of hard work and planning, Metop-C was successfully launched from Kourou at 01:47 (CET) Wednesday!