On May 5, 2022, Space Flight Laboratory (SFL) and GHGSat Inc. announced the successful completion of laboratory testing on the GHGSat-C3, C4 and C5 microsatellites at SFL's facility in Toronto.
Weather Satellite Prepares for Lightning
From geostationary orbit, 36,000 kilometers above Earth's surface, this state-of-the-art European instrument will continuously monitor lightning over more than 80% of Earth's disc for early warnings of dangerous storms.
High Honors Awarded at 37th Space Symposium
Space Foundation, a nonprofit advocate organization founded in 1983, announced that honorees accepted awards at the 37th Space Symposium held April 4-7, 2022, at The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs, Colo., for their distinguished achievements in the global space ecosystem.
The Halo Trust Partners With Esri to Map Unexploded Rockets and Bombs in Ukraine
As a geopolitical and devastating humanitarian crisis unfolds in Ukraine, The HALO Trust (HALO) is partnering with Esri to mobilize an immediate and impactful humanitarian response.
Filling the GOCE Data Gap Unearths South Pole's Geological Past
It's difficult to know what lies beneath a blanket of kilometers-thick ice, so it's hardly surprising scientists have long contested the shape and geology of the ancient supercontinent from which East Antarctica formed more than a billion years ago.
Drones Used to Identify Pregnant Dolphins
Researchers have found a way to remotely determine if protected female bottlenose dolphins are expecting a calf using aerial photos taken from drones.
Cyclone Batsirai Floods Madagascar
Tropical Cyclone Batsirai swept over the Indian Ocean and into central and southern Madagascar on February 5-6, 2022, bringing torrential rain, flooding and high winds.
NASA-Supported Prototype Turns Earth Data into 3D Video Dashboard
The CAMP2Ex exhibition video illustrates data gathered during CAMP2Ex's Research Flight 09.
Southern Hemisphere Scorchers
n mid-January 2022, sweltering heat gripped central South America and temperatures soared to more than 40°C (104°F).
Cornwall Clay Mines
The accompanying image shows the clay pits northwest of St Austell and was acquired by the Advanced Spaceborne Thermal Emission and Reflection Radiometer (ASTER) aboard the Terra satellite.