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Download CryoSat-2 Ice and Ocean Data Products

The polar-orbiting CryoSat-2 satellite provides researchers with a ice and ocean data that is helping to understanding the current state of…

June 11, 2014

This Day in GIS: May 7 – Launch of Proba-V Satellite

Proba-V, the miniature satellite was launched on May 7, 2013 from French Guiana.  The "V" in the name stands for…

May 26, 2017

First Satellite Images from Sentinel-1A

Launched on April 3 and reaching operational altitude on April 11, the first images captured by the European Space Agency's…

April 16, 2014

Free and Open Access to Sentinel Satellite Data

The European Space Agency (ESA) has announced that free and open access to Sentinel satellite data will become available during…

November 15, 2013

GOCE Gravity Mapping Mission Has Ended

Launched on March 17, 2009 by the European Space Agency (ESA), the low altitude satellite GOCE is set to run…

October 21, 2013

Thirty Years of Landsat Data Now Available From the ESA

A couple of years ago, the European Space Agency (ESA) made its thirty year archive of Landsat imagery available to…

September 5, 2013

Mapping the Salinity of the Ocean

The European Space Agency (ESA) and the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) are mapping the salinity of the ocean…

June 17, 2013

Earth at Your Fingertips – Free eBook

The European Space Agency (ESA) has released a free 100 page ebook for iOS users. The book, entitled, "Earth from…

November 5, 2014

Using Remote Sensing to Measure Land Deformation

The European Space Agency has developed a new land data processor to create maps of land deformation.  Called Wide Area Processor…

April 15, 2013

Monitoring Driver Fatigue from Space

The ESA has recently released a small spin-off company that is going to help drivers around the world stay a…

April 3, 2013