The Jason-1 ocean altimetry satellite has been retired after achieving scientific, technical and international success in its life time. The satellite was launched in 2001 as a joint project of the NASA and the Centre National d'Etudes Spatiales (CNES).
This is event is available for participation on an ongoing basis
The Disaster Control Group Conference (DCGC - 2013) is for people with an interest in and concern for, scientific, policy and strategic perspectives in Disaster management and climate change. It will address a range of critically important themes relating to the vexing question of Flood control, environmental degradation, clean energy promotion, climate change and Economy.
A major European joint research project has kicked off to establish the infrastructure and expertise needed to make earth measurements which are sufficiently accurate to make reliable predictions about the effects of climate change.