Envisat

Satellites reveal thawing permafrost

Satellites like ESA's Envisat can see indications for thawing permafrost in land surfaces at northern latitudes. Thawing permafrost releases underground organic carbon into parts of the Arctic, thus accelerating the effects of climate change.

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Tue, 27/03/2012 - 11:00
Tue, 03/27/2012

Happy birthday, Envisat

In the early hours of 1 March 2002, the largest

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Mon, 05/03/2012 - 10:23

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New satellites battle pollution 'ghosts'

They call it battling ghosts: The incredibly tricky task of using satellites to track the invisible airborne pollutants that determine the air quality and health of our major cities. But as concerns mount over global warming, scientists say existing space technology has now reached its limits in this battle -- unable to measure how emissions are being cut in the urban centers that most people now live in.

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Mon, 22/08/2011 - 13:06

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Better mapping of human settlements to support crisis management operations

When a major

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Tue, 22/02/2011 - 11:30

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Satellite data to improve flood forecasting

As the residents of Queensland, Australia, turn to the mammoth task of cleaning up after the devastating floods over the last weeks, data from ESA's

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Wed, 26/01/2011 - 15:39

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