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!
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.
The research vessel, Polarstern, is currently travelling from Germany to Cape Town and a group of German meteorology students are reporting on its progress with weekly blog posts.
Metop-C is now safely encapsulated inside the fairing atop the Soyuz launcher and waiting on the launch pad in Kourou.
Launching a spacecraft into orbit is something that ignites the public’s imagination.