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From ESA: "Is Europe an underestimated sink for carbon dioxide?"


European Space Agency

5 January 2015
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A new study using satellite data suggests that Europe’s vegetation extracts more carbon from the atmosphere than previously thought. 747 more words

Applied Research & Technology

From ESA: "A New View of An Icon" 2012, but well worth it.


European Space Agency

17 January 2012
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Stunning new Herschel and XMM-Newton image of the Eagle Nebula


Herschel


XMM Newton

The Eagle Nebula as never seen before. 740 more words

Basic Research

From ESA: "Johann-Dietrich Wörner to be Director General of ESA"


European Space Agency

8 December 2014

Today, the Council of the European Space Agency announced the appointment of Johann-Dietrich Woerner as the next Director General of ESA, for a period of four years starting on 1 July 2015. 517 more words

ESA

From ESA: "Cassini’s view of Jupiter’s southern hemisphere"


European Space Agency

08/12/2014

This Cassini image shows Jupiter from an unusual perspective. If you were to float just beneath the giant planet and look directly up, you would be greeted with this striking sight: red, bronze and white bands encircling a hazy south pole. 607 more words

Basic Research

From ESA: "Comet ISON disintegrates"


European Space Agency

01/12/2014
No Writer Credit
ESA/NASA

Some had hoped comet ISON would be the comet of the century, lighting Earth’s skies during the latter months of 2013. 994 more words

Basic Research

From ESA: "European Service Module gets real"


European Space Agency

26 Nov 2014
Daniel

On 17 November, ESA signed a contract in Berlin with the Airbus Defence and Space division to develop and build the European Service Module for… 433 more words

Basic Research

Probe makes historic comet landing

Jonathan Amos,  BBC

The lander touched down on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko at about 1605 GMT. 216 more words

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