Monthly Archives: March 2017

ESA: Space for our climate

Our climate is undergoing change more rapid than at any other point since the end of the last ice age, 10 000 years ago. The extent remains uncertain but its direction is clear: the world is heating up, and it appears to be due to our actions. http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Observing_the_Earth/Space_for_our_climate/Climate_change
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ESA: Climate Change Initiative

ESA and its Member States have developed the Climate Change Initiative (CCI) to help address issues related to our changing world. Through this dedicated programme, robust, long-term, global satellite datasets are produced. These data are required by the Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) to support the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and…
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ESA Sentinel online

ESA is also coordinating the acquisition and delivery of data from the Sentinel series of satellites for Europe’s Copernicus programme. Sentinel data are freely accessible through the Sentinel Online website. https://sentinel.esa.int/web/sentinel/sentinel-data-access
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ESA: Observing the Earth

How do you go about obtaining ESA Earth observation data products for your own use? The answer depends on the type of Earth observation data needed. Most of the ESA Earth observation datasets are available on the Internet free of charge. Access is granted after user registration, which also provides the detailed content of the…
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