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Copernicus Masters Competition: Revealing Humankind’s Footprint On Earth
2013-03-18 10:01:03

ESA In its third year, the Copernicus Masters competition — previously known as the GMES Masters — opens once again. Submissions are now being accepted for the first challenge that asks participants to demonstrate how satellites show humans´ impact on our planet. The Copernicus Masters rewards the best ideas for services, business cases and applications based on satellite Earth observation data. With a prize pool of 350 000 in cash prizes, technical support, data...


Word of the Day
caparison
  • A cloth or covering, more or less ornamented, laid over the saddle or furniture of a horse, especially of a sumpter-horse or horse of state.
  • Clothing, especially sumptuous clothing; equipment; outfit.
  • To cover with a caparison, as a horse.
  • To dress sumptuously; adorn with rich dress.
This word ultimately comes from the Medieval Latin 'cappa,' cloak.
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