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April 28, 2015

Dublin , Ireland
Tuesday April 28, 2015

Barcelona , Spain
Tuesday April 28, 2015 — Thursday April 30, 2015

April 29, 2015

London , United Kingdom
Wednesday April 29, 2015 — Thursday April 30, 2015

April 30, 2015

Riga , Latvia
Thursday April 30, 2015 — Sunday May 10, 2015

May 02, 2015

Paris , France
Saturday May 2, 2015 — Sunday May 3, 2015

May 04, 2015

Brussels , Belgium
Monday May 4, 2015 — Tuesday May 5, 2015

Tampa , USA
Monday May 4, 2015 — Friday May 8, 2015

May 05, 2015

Dubai, UAE ,
Tuesday May 5, 2015 — Wednesday May 6, 2015

Ghent , Belgium
Tuesday May 5, 2015 — Thursday May 7, 2015
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NASA RapidScat Proving Valuable for Tropical Cyclones


The ISS-RapidScat instrument has been in orbit seven months, and forecasters are already finding this new eye-in-the-sky helpful as they keep watch on major storms around the globe.

Jason-3 Will Add to Record of the Sea's Rise and Fall


You can’t predict the outcome of a marathon from the runners’ times in the first few miles. You’ve got to see the whole race. Global climate change is like that: You can’t understand it if all you have is a few years of data from a few locations. That’s one reason that a fourth-generation satellite launching this summer is something to get excited about.

6th EUFAR-OPTIMISE Training Course on Spectrometry of a Wetland And Modelling of Photosynthesis with Hyperspectral Airborne Reflectance and Fluorescence (SWAMP)


6-16 July 2015, Obrzycko-Rzecin (POLWET), Poland

Airbus Defence and Space selected by CNES to build MERLIN - the first Franco-German Earth observation satellite


Airbus Defence and Space, the world’s second largest space company, has signed a contract with the French space agency (CNES) to build the platform and carry out final integration of the MERLIN (MEthane Remote sensing LIdar missioN) satellite. From 2020 MERLIN will measure methane (CH4), one of the main greenhouse gases, in the Earth’s atmosphere. MERLIN is the first joint Earth observation satellite programme between the French (CNES) and German (DLR) space agencies.

New horizons for European and Global land monitoring: Copernicus products and services ready to use


The event will take place in Copenhagen, Denmark, on Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 October 2015 and will be organised by the European Environment Agency and the European Commission’s Joint Research Centre, supported by DG GROW. Please save these dates in your calendar!

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