Tag: weather

Tracking desert locusts with satellite services

This year brought a locust crisis to Eastern Africa, threatening food supplies in an already troubled time.

/ 21 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

Supporting fisheries using Earth observation data

In our Day to Day series of podcasts, we discuss how Earth observation data benefits our lives in different ways.

/ 7 August 2020

Insight into Jasmin Vural’s life as a fellow

Delving further into our continuing series on fellowships, we talked to Jasmin Vural, who is almost done with hers.

/ 15 June 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

Aviation weather consultation onboard the RV Polarstern

In the final blog of the series, the students discuss aviation weather reporting for the safety of the helicopter crews coming and going on the mission.

/ 20 April 2020

Weather conditions in the Arctic

The MOSAiC expedition continues and the students following the mission’s progress have delivered blog number five.

/ 9 March 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