http://www.intersucho.cz/sk/

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

.  . . .

. 

. 

.

.

.



​​

2016-gi-fb-zememeric-5-6.jpg

 

 

 

 

dalsi_zdroje.jpg

        

ESA Observing the Earth ESA Observing the Earth

zdroje zpráv:

First day of camp

17.9.2018 14:44  
From 17-24 September, twenty app developers will be creating mobile applications using satellite data at the Space App Camp, held at ESA's site in Italy

Copernicus Sentinel maps Florence hurricane flood

15.9.2018 21:40  

Making landfall in the US state of North Carolina on 14 September, Hurricane Florence is causing widespread damage and flooding. The Copernicus Sentinel-1 radar mission is being used to map affected areas.

New kid on the block picks up relay for ozone

14.9.2018 16:34  

For more than 20 years, changes in ozone over Antarctica have been carefully monitored by a succession of European satellites. This important long-term record is now being added to by the Copernicus Sentinel-5P mission, which is dedicated to atmospheric monitoring.

Aeolus timelapse

14.9.2018 14:00  
A look back on preparations for the 22 August liftoff of ESA’s Aeolus wind satellite

Northeast Ethiopia

14.9.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-1 takes us over Semera in northeast Ethiopia

Earth from Space

14.9.2018 10:05  
In this week's edition, explore northeast Ethiopia with Sentinel-1

Giant iceberg escapes

13.9.2018 15:00  
Imaged by Sentinel-1, the huge A68 iceberg was forced to stay close to its parent for more than a year. Strong winds have now allowed it to make a bid for freedom

Aeolus wows with first wind data

12.9.2018 14:55  

Just one week after ESA’s Aeolus satellite shone a light on our atmosphere and returned a taster of what’s in store, this ground-breaking mission has again exceeded all expectations by delivering its first data on wind – a truly remarkable feat so early in its life in space.

How much water is used for irrigation?

11.9.2018 17:00  

Feeding a growing global population is a major concern, but efforts to grow more food will place an added burden on precious supplies of freshwater. New research shows how measurements of soil moisture from space could be used to understand how much water is used for agriculture and potentially help farmers manage consumption.

North Sea bloom

7.9.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-3 captures a significant algae bloom in the North Sea

Earth from Space

7.9.2018 10:05  
In this week's edition, Sentinel-3A takes us over the North Sea

OECD uses ESA data to measure green growth

6.9.2018 15:50  

ESA data have been used to develop the new Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development Green Growth headline indicator on land-cover change.

Aeolus laser shines light on wind

5.9.2018 17:50  

Following the launch of Aeolus on 22 August, this extraordinary satellite’s instrument has been turned on and is now emitting pulses of ultraviolet light from its laser, which is fundamental to measuring Earth’s wind. And, this remarkable mission has also already returned a tantalising glimpse of the data it will provide.

Summer brown

31.8.2018 10:00  
With much of Europe recently subjected to a prolonged heatwave, brown was certainly the trending colour this summer – and in World Water Week, a reminder of the importance of water

Precious resource

27.8.2018 16:45  
With freshwater coming under increasing pressure, World Water Week focuses on global water issues. Satellites play a vital role in monitoring and managing this precious resource

World Water Week: ESA's role in easing water scarcity

27.8.2018 10:40  

Water is crucial to life on Earth. But today, its overexploitation and pollution present challenges for the environment, economies and global living standards. These issues are addressed by the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and the annual World Water Week, which runs from 26–31 August 2018 in Stockholm.

Wind mission ready for next phase

24.8.2018 15:00  

Having worked around the clock since the launch of Aeolus on Wednesday, teams at ESA’s control centre in Germany have declared today that the critical first phase for Europe’s wind mission is complete.

Hurricane Lane

24.8.2018 13:45  
The Copernicus Sentinel-3 mission takes the temperature of Hurricane Lane on 22 August as it headed for Hawaii

Why measure wind?

23.8.2018 15:30  
Where does wind come from? Why is it important and why do we need to measure it? And, how is Aeolus going to make these measurements from space?

Liftoff in pictures

23.8.2018 14:10  
A selection of photos from the Aeolus liftoff

Aeolus highlights

23.8.2018 13:15  
A look back at preparations for the 22 August liftoff of ESA’s Aeolus wind satellite from Europe’s spaceport in French Guiana

Launch coverage

23.8.2018 0:50  
Watch the replay of the Aeolus launch coverage from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana

ESA’s Aeolus wind satellite launched

23.8.2018 0:35  

ESA’s Earth Explorer Aeolus satellite has been launched into polar orbit on a Vega rocket. Using revolutionary laser technology, Aeolus will measure winds around the globe and play a key role in our quest to better understand the workings of our atmosphere. Importantly, this novel mission will also improve weather forecasting.

Liftoff replay

22.8.2018 23:25  
Watch the replay of ESA’s Aeolus mission lifting off from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana

Liftoff replay

22.8.2018 23:25  
Watch the replay of ESA’s Aeolus mission lifting off from Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana

Watch Aeolus launch

21.8.2018 14:40  
Follow the launch of Aeolus live from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana on 22 August. Streaming begins at 21:00 GMT (23:00 CEST), with liftoff at 21:20 GMT (23:20 CEST)

24-hour weather delay

20.8.2018 16:57  
The liftoff of Arianespace’s Flight VV12 with Europe’s Aeolus satellite has been delayed by 24 hours due to winds at altitude over the Spaceport in French Guiana

Aeolus teams ready for space

17.8.2018 21:05  

The teams responsible for flying the Aeolus satellite completed a pre-launch ‘dress rehearsal’ at ESA’s ESOC operations centre in Darmstadt today, the last major step in getting ready for next Tuesday’s liftoff.

Watch Aeolus launch

17.8.2018 12:10  
Follow the launch of Aeolus live from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana on 21 August. Streaming begins at 21:00 GMT (23:00 CEST), with liftoff at 21:20 GMT (23:20 CEST)

Watch Aeolus launch

17.8.2018 11:03  
Follow the launch of Aeolus live from Europe's Spaceport in French Guiana on 21 August. Streaming begins at 20:45 GMT (22:45 CEST), with liftoff at 21:20 GMT (23:20 CEST)

Weather and winds

16.8.2018 10:38  
As ESA's Aeolus mission prepares for liftoff, learn more about why wind profiles are important, how wind works, and how it affects our planet

Aeolus in launch tower

14.8.2018 16:31  

ESA’s Aeolus wind satellite is poised for liftoff from Europe’s Spaceport in Kourou, French Guiana. This latest Earth Explorer satellite has been at the launch site since early July being readied for its ride into space on 21 August at 21:20 GMT (23:20 CEST).

Talking Earth science

10.8.2018 16:17  
This year expert scientists joined ESA's Earth observation summer school to explain how satellites are advancing our understanding of Earth. Watch the lecture replays

Call for media

10.8.2018 8:59  
Media representatives are invited to ESA's European Space Operations Centre on 21 August to follow the launch of the Aeolus wind mission

Aeolus sealed from view

9.8.2018 9:50  

As preparations for the launch of ESA’s latest Earth Explorer continue on track, the team at Europe’s Spaceport in French Guiana has bid farewell to the Aeolus satellite as it was sealed from view in its Vega rocket fairing. Liftoff is set for 21 August at 21:20 GMT (23:20 CEST).

Wind satellite fuelled for flight

2.8.2018 15:43  

With liftoff less than three weeks away, ESA’s Aeolus satellite has been fuelled and is almost ready to be sealed within its Vega rocket fairing.

Berlin bakes

31.7.2018 18:05  
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 satellite has imaged signs of drought around Berlin, Germany

Berlin bakes

31.7.2018 16:00  
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 satellite has imaged signs of drought around Berlin, Germany

Sentinel-1 maps flash floods in Laos

30.7.2018 12:30  

Copernicus Sentinel-1 data are highlighting the collapse of the Xe-Pian Xe-Namnoy dam in the southeastern province of Attapeu in Laos. The collapse has led to flash floods that have claimed several lives and left many more people missing, according to local news reports.

Summer school live

27.7.2018 14:00  
Lectures by Earth science experts are being streamed from this year’s Earth observation summer school every weekday morning between 30 July and 10 August. Watch live

Summer school live

27.7.2018 14:00  
Lectures by Earth science experts are being streamed from this year’s Earth observation summer school every weekday morning between 30 July and 10 August. Watch live

Earth from Space

27.7.2018 10:00  
In this week's edition, Sentinel-2 takes us over Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Earth from Space

27.7.2018 10:00  
In this week's edition, Sentinel-2 takes us over Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Sharm El Sheikh

27.7.2018 10:00  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2 takes us over Sharm El Sheikh in Egypt

Earth from Space

27.7.2018 10:00  
In this week's edition, Sentinel-2 takes us over Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt

Green to brown

26.7.2018 13:53  
As this year’s heatwave continues, the Copernicus Sentinel-3 mission reveals once again how the colour of our vegetation has changed in just one month

Denmark scorched

25.7.2018 12:05  
We’re all well aware of how hot and dry this summer is, but the stark difference between this July and July 2017 couldn’t be more obvious is these Sentinel-2 images of Denmark

Calling #EarthGroupies

20.7.2018 13:51  
Join the #EarthGroupies community at ESA’s SocialSpace event for the launch of the Aeolus wind mission on 21 August 2018

Sweden in flames

20.7.2018 11:15  
As Europe succumbs to record temperatures and drought, the Copernicus Sentinel-2 and Sentinel-3 missions image fires that have broken out in Sweden

Valencia

20.7.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2 takes us over the city of Valencia and its stunning blue coast

Earth from Space

20.7.2018 10:00  
In this week's edition, Sentinel-2 takes us over Valencia, Spain

Shape the future

19.7.2018 17:33  
If you are in the early stages of doing research into Earth science, why not help shape the future of ESA’s Earth System Data Lab? Application deadline: 15 September

Teenage Earth observer

18.7.2018 9:45  
Technology image of the week: more than 16 years old and still growing strong, the Proba-1 microsatellite takes a look at Guam

Looming iceberg

17.7.2018 16:40  
A huge iceberg drifted perilously close to the west Greenland coast causing fears that if it breaks up, waves could swamp the village of Innaarsuit

It’s all go in summer for Greenland’s glaciers

13.7.2018 16:15  

The Copernicus Sentinel-1 mission has revealed that, on average, Greenland’s glaciers are now flowing more slowly into the Arctic Ocean. While glacial flow may have slowed overall, in summer glaciers flow 25% faster than they do in the winter.

Shanghai

13.7.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: a Sentinel-3 view over eastern China and the city of Shanghai

Earth from Space

13.7.2018 10:05  
In this week's edition, Sentinel-3 takes us over eastern China

Copernicus Sentinel-5P releases first data

11.7.2018 16:50  

Following months of tests and careful evaluation, the first data on air pollutants from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite have been released. These first maps show a range of trace gases that affect air quality such as carbon monoxide, nitrogen dioxide and ozone.

Earth from Space

11.7.2018 14:30  
ESA’s Anne Grete Straume joins us in the cleanroom to talk about Earth’s wind systems and how measurements from Aeolus will improve weather forecasts and climate models

MetOp-C launch campaign kicks off

9.7.2018 8:40  

The MetOp-C launch campaign has kicked off with the first of three Antonovs landing at Cayenne Airport, French Guiana on 20 June.

Understanding winds

6.7.2018 13:48  
ESA’s Aeolus wind satellite is being prepared for liftoff from Kourou. From orbit it will measure wind profiles on a global scale, using brand new technology

Full steam ahead for Aeolus launch

6.7.2018 11:10  

Having set sail from France on 15 June - Global Wind Day, ESA’s Aeolus wind satellite has arrived safe and sound at the launch site in French Guiana.

Reykjavik

6.7.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2 takes us over Iceland, a volcanic island famous for its volcanoes, glaciers, lakes, lava and hot springs

Earth from Space

6.7.2018 10:05  
In this week's edition, explore the volcanic island of Iceland with Sentinel-2

Australian crater

29.6.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: for Asteroid Day, Sentinel-2A takes us over the Gosses Bluff Crater in the Northern Territory of Australia

Earth from Space

29.6.2018 10:05  
For Asteroid Day, Sentinel-2 treats us to a view of the Gosses Bluff crater in the Northern Territory of Australia

Space App Camp

26.6.2018 11:30  
Developers are invited to apply for the September 2018 Space App Camp at ESA’s establishment in Frascati, Italy. Applications will be accepted until 30 July

Earth’s squishy interior gives rapid rise to Antarctica

22.6.2018 17:05  

Parts of Earth’s crust are rising very slowly owing to post-glacial rebound, but using GPS, researchers have found that West Antarctica is rising faster than almost anywhere else in the world. And, ESA’s GOCE gravity mission has, in turn, helped them to understand that the mantle below is unusually fluid.

Lake Huron

22.6.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: a Sentinel-2 view over the second largest of the Great Lakes of North America

Earth from Space

22.6.2018 10:05  
In this edition, Sentinel-2 takes us over Lake Huron, the second largest of the five Great Lakes of North America

Copernicus 20 years on

21.6.2018 16:56  

This week marks 20 years since the manifesto was signed that gave rise to Europe’s Copernicus environmental programme. With seven Sentinel satellites already in orbit delivering terabytes of data every day, Copernicus is the biggest provider of Earth observation data in the world.

Sentinel-3 flies tandem

19.6.2018 16:41  

The key to monitoring Earth’s changing environment and to guaranteeing a consistent stream of satellite data to improve our daily lives is to take the same measurements over the course of decades. But how do you know that measurements from successive satellites, even though identical in build, are like for like?

Aeolus sets sail

15.6.2018 14:29  

Today is Global Wind Day, which couldn’t be more apt for ESA’s Aeolus wind satellite to begin its voyage to the launch site in French Guiana. And, while almost all satellites journey by aircraft, Aeolus is different, it’s going by ship.

Aeolus sets sail

15.6.2018 14:29  

Today is Global Wind Day, which couldn’t be more apt for ESA’s Aeolus wind satellite to begin its voyage to the launch site in French Guiana. And, while almost all satellites journey by aircraft, Aeolus is different, it’s going by ship.

Earth from Space

15.6.2018 10:05  
In this edition, explore Mount Makalu in the Himalayas with Sentinel-2

Restless Kilauea

14.6.2018 15:40  
New Copernicus Sentinel-2 images show the continuing outpouring of fiery lava from Kilauea in Hawaii

Mount Makalu

14.6.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2 takes us over Mount Makalu in the Himalayas

Antarctica hikes up sea level

13.6.2018 19:00  

In a major collaborative effort, scientists from around the world have used information from satellites to reveal that ice melting in Antarctica has not only raised sea levels by 7.6 mm since 1992, but, critically, almost half of this rise has occurred in the last five years.

Antarctica hikes up sea level

13.6.2018 19:00  

In a major collaborative effort, scientists from around the world have used information from satellites to reveal that ice melting in Antarctica has not only raised sea levels by 7.6 cm since 1992, but, critically, almost half of this rise has occurred in the last five years.

Earth from Space

13.6.2018 14:39  
ESA’s Anders Elfving joins us in the cleanroom to talk about Aeolus and the challenges in developing the mission’s pioneering laser technology

Hawaii lava flow

8.6.2018 16:38  
The Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission has imaged changes in lava flow from the Kilauea volcano in Hawaii

Cabo Verde

8.6.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: for World Oceans Day, Sentinel-3 takes us over the Atlantic Ocean and the Cabo Verde islands

Earth from space

8.6.2018 10:05  
In this week's edition, Sentinel-3 takes us over the Atlantic Ocean and the archipelago of Cabo Verde

Wind satellite shows off

5.6.2018 16:07  

Before ESA’s Aeolus satellite is packed up and shipped to French Guiana for liftoff in August, media representatives had the chance to see this wind measuring Earth Explorer satellite standing proud in the cleanroom.

Sicily hotspot

5.6.2018 12:49  
The infrared channels of Sentinel-3B’s radiometer have been turned on and reveal the hotspot of Mount Etna in Sicily

Fuego plume

4.6.2018 15:30  
The Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite has measured sulphur dioxide in the plume spewing from the Fuego volcano in Guatemala

Fuego plume

4.6.2018 15:30  
The Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite has measured sulphur dioxide in the plume spewing from the Fuego volcano in Guatemala

Italian Alps and plains

1.6.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2 takes us over northern Italy, from the Alps and Lake Maggiore to the city of Milan

Earth from Space

1.6.2018 10:05  
In this edition, explore Northern Italy with Sentinel-2, from the Alps and Lake Maggiore to the low plains that surround the city of Milan

Call for Media

30.5.2018 16:12  
Signed 20 years ago, the Baveno Manifesto marked the birth of Europe’s Copernicus environmental programme. Media representatives are invited to attend this milestone anniversary on 20–21 June

Sentinel-1 warns of refugee island flood risk

29.5.2018 14:35  

In what the UN describes as the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis, almost
700 000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar for neighbouring Bangladesh since August 2017. With the Bangladesh government proposing a vulnerable low-lying island as a relocation site for thousands, Sentinel-1 data have shown how unsuitable this site would be.

Sentinel-1 warns of refugee island flood risk

29.5.2018 14:35  

In what the UN describes as the world’s fastest growing refugee crisis, almost 700 000 Rohingya Muslims have fled Myanmar for neighbouring Bangladesh since August 2017. With the Bangladesh government proposing a vulnerable low-lying island as a relocation site for thousands, Sentinel-1 data have shown how unsuitable this site would be.

Living Planet 2019

28.5.2018 9:56  
ESA’s next Living Planet Symposium will take place on 13–19 May 2019 in Milan, Italy. Submit Session Proposals by 17 June

Sentinels modernise Europe’s agricultural policy

25.5.2018 12:00  

In a move that could benefit around 22 million farmers, the EU’s Common Agricultural Policy has entered the space age. Offering detailed and timely information on crops and farmland, the Copernicus Sentinels are now being used to simplify and modernise this longest-serving EU policy.

Mount Mayon

25.5.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-1 takes us over one of the most active volcanoes in the world: Mount Mayon in the Philippines

Earth from space

25.5.2018 10:05  
This week's edition features one of the most active volcanoes in the world: Mount Mayon in the Philippines

Sentinel-3B timelapse

23.5.2018 16:00  
A look back at what it took to prepare the Sentinel-3B satellite for liftoff on 25 April

Delta diversity

22.5.2018 12:30  
On the International Day for Biological Diversity, we bring you this satellite image of the Zambezi Delta, one of the most diverse and productive delta systems in the world

Mont Saint-Michel

18.5.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2 takes us over the Bay of Mont Saint-Michel in northern France

Call for Media

17.5.2018 8:50  
Before ESA’s Aeolus wind satellite is packed up and shipped to French Guiana for liftoff, media representatives are invited to see this pioneering Earth Explorer in the cleanroom in Toulouse, France

New view of Antarctica in 3D

11.5.2018 14:30  

Thanks to ESA’s CryoSat mission, a new map of Antarctica provides the most accurate 3D view ever of the continent’s vast ice sheet and floating ice shelves.

Lake height

11.5.2018 11:00  
The Copernicus Sentinel-3B’s altimeter delivers first data showing the height of the water in Lake Van in Turkey

Columbia Glacier

11.5.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2B takes us over the Columbia Glacier, one of the most rapidly changing glaciers in the world

Earth from Space

11.5.2018 10:05  
In this edition, discover one of the most rapidly changing glaciers in the world: the Columbia Glacier in Alaska

Western Europe

10.5.2018 12:00  
The Copernicus Sentinel-3B’s radiometer has revealed its talents, capturing this image of western Europe

Copernicus Sentinel-3B delivers first images

9.5.2018 10:00  

Less than two weeks after it was launched, the Copernicus Sentinel-3B satellite has delivered its first images of Earth. Exceeding expectations, this first set of images include the sunset over Antarctica, sea ice in the Arctic and a view of northern Europe.

ESA and Vatican work to preserve heritage data

4.5.2018 18:00  

Following an agreement signed in 2016, ESA and the Vatican Apostolic Library have presented the preliminary results on how they are using the same method to manage their respective long-term data preservation projects and how this can create new initiatives.

Emi Koussi

4.5.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: Sentinel-2B takes us over the Emi Koussi volcano in northern Chad

Earth from space

4.5.2018 10:05  
In this week's edition, explore the Emi Koussi volcano in northern Chad with Sentinel-2B

Take part

3.5.2018 14:41  
EuroGEOSS invites organisations involved in developing innovative applications based on Earth observation to submit their expressions of intent for networking along the value chain. Deadline: 30 June 2018

Glaciers in decline

3.5.2018 11:26  
Patagonia is home to some very large glaciers, but ESA’s CryoSat has revealed how fast they are retreating. Watch the video

CryoSat reveals retreat of Patagonian glaciers

2.5.2018 11:16  

While ESA’s CryoSat continues to provide clear insight into how much sea ice is being lost and how the Antarctic and Greenlandic ice sheets are changing, the mission has again surpassed its original scope by revealing exactly how mountain glaciers are also succumbing to change.

CryoSat reveals retreat of Patagonian glaciers

2.5.2018 11:16  

While ESA’s CryoSat continues to provide clear insight into how much sea ice is being lost and how the Antarctic and Greenlandic ice sheets are changing, the mission has again surpassed its original scope by revealing exactly how mountain glaciers are also succumbing to change.

Moon holds key to improving satellite views of Earth

30.4.2018 10:17  

Many Earth observation satellites make use of an added ingredient to ensure reliable, good quality environmental data: the Moon.

Cloud-free Europe

27.4.2018 10:05  
Earth observation image of the week: this mosaic of cloud-free images from the Copernicus Sentinel-3A satellite spans Europe and beyond

Earth from space

27.4.2018 10:05  
A mosaic of cloud-free images from the Copernicus Sentinel-3A satellite spanning Europe is featured in this edition

Sentinel-3B highlights

26.4.2018 16:45  
Watch the video capturing a little of what it took to prepare this latest Copernicus satellite for liftoff from the Plesetsk launch site in Russia

Launch coverage

26.4.2018 16:10  
Watch the replay of the Sentinel-3B launch coverage from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia on 25 April

Launch coverage

26.4.2018 16:10  
Watch the replay of the Sentinel-3B launch coverage from the Plesetsk Cosmodrome in northern Russia on 25 April

United for Copernicus

26.4.2018 12:37  
ESA’s Josef Aschbacher and the EC’s Philippe Brunet talk about what the launch of Sentinel-3B means for Copernicus and what’s in store for the future
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | .. | 11 | »
© geoinformacia.sk CMS Toolkit