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A group of researchers from MIT has developed a new algorithm for gauging the rotation of objects in space using only visual information.
A key instrument that will fly on the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite – R (GOES-R) spacecraft, NOAA’s next-generation of geostationary satellites, is cleared for installation on the spacecraft.
Scientists say space weather could be causing some satellite malfunctions due to high-energy electrons.
The European Space Agency's latest weather satellite has capture its first image of the Earth, the agency said.
Since the launch of MSG-3, ESA’s mission controllers have been working to ensure that this latest weather satellite’s voyage to 36 000 km above the Equator runs smoothly.
The latest in a series of European Space Agency (ESA) geostationary meteorological satellites was successfully launched into space late last week, the organization has announced.
Europe’s new meteorology mission is set to soar into space on an Ariane 5 from Kourou on 5 July.
When you consider the cost of launching a satellite, it’s small wonder that ESA is looking to keep them working as long as possible.
A Russian weather satellite has taken a 121 megapixel image of planet Earth, over 22,000 miles above the surface.
International partners are looking ahead to the newest member in a series of weather satellites that deliver images to European forecasters: MSG-3 is set for launch this summer.
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