Two key climate mission satellites
Space in daily life
MetOp is the next contribution to European weather satellite systems. A European Space Agency-Eumetsat joint project, MetOp is designed provide data for medium-term weather forecasts and long-term climate and environmental research.
The aim of ESA’s Earth Explorer Atmospheric Dynamics Mission (ADM-Aeolus) is to provide global observations of three-dimensional wind fields, which will improve current wind-profiling and thus atmospheric modelling and analysis techniques,…
Aeolus observation mission
Every star and planet generates a force, or field, of gravity. This force of attraction ensures that the Earth flies around the sun and the moon around the Earth, and is, by the same token, responsible for the fact that man and animals stay put on…