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Earth Gravity Altered By 2011 Japan Quake, According To GOCE Data
2013-12-03 13:50:29

Japan’s devastating earthquake in 2011 left its mark on more than the town of Fukushima. The European Space Agency says that it had an impact on Earth’s gravity as well.

GOCE Mission Ends Work Just Begun
2013-10-23 12:40:46

The ESA's GOCE mission ended earlier this week, but the mission’s discoveries have only just begun.

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2010-08-22 09:48:14

A European gravity observation satellite has been hit by a second computer glitch and is not able to transmit its valuable data down to Earth.

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2009-04-06 10:15:00

GOCE's sophisticated electric ion propulsion system has been switched on and confirmed to be operating normally, marking another crucial milestone in the satellite's post-launch commissioning phase.


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