European Space Agency, keeping you posted on European space activities.
🎥 This week's @ESA_EO #EarthFromSpace video shows deforestation in #Bolivia . @CopernicusEU #Sentinel2 captured this image of an area in the Santa Cruz Department of Bolivia, where the tropical dry forest has been cleared for agricultural use 👉
🎥 Tune in to #ESAwebTV this Saturday for a space tour-de-force from 10:00 GMT (11:00 CET), when @astro_luca and @AstroDrewMorgan premiere their exclusive #OneTake tour of the @Space_Station – followed by live coverage of the last #SpacewalkForAMS 👉
At its closest to the Sun, @ESA SolarOrbiter will get within about 42 million km, closer than Mercury and closer than any European spacecraft in history. So how do we get #SolarOrbiter into this unique orbit at the centre of the Solar System? 👉
ESA has awarded a contract to @QinetiQ to build #Altius , a new satellite mission to deliver profiles of stratospheric ozone concentrations, as well as other atmospheric trace gases - vital data to better understand Earth's atmosphere 👉 #ClimateChange
📷 Amazing view of the Alps from ESA astronaut @astro_luca , with lakes Orta, Maggiore, Varese, Lugano and Como. You can just make out Milan @MiAirports #Malpensa at bottom left 👉 See more of Luca's photos 👉 #BeyondMission
🎥 Coming up: coverage of the final #SpacewalkForAMS with @astro_luca and @AstroDrewMorgan live on #ESAwebTV at 11:15 GMT (12:15 CET). More details 👉 Watch here 👉 Also follow 👉 😉 @esaspaceflight #SpaceSaturday
Just. Wow. Photo taken by @astro_luca outside the @Space_Station on his first #SpacewalkForAMS on 15 November 2019. It shows the Japanese #Kibo module (left) and the Station's solar arrays with Earth behind 👉