Our Oceans Are Capturing More Carbon Than Expected – Underestimated by Up to 900,000,000 Metric Tons of Carbon per Year
Earth’s oceans help to slow global warming by absorbing carbon from our atmosphere – but fully observing this crucial process in the upper ocean and… The post Our Oceans Are Capturing More Carbon Than Expected – Underestimated by Up to 900,000,000 Metric Tons of Carbon per Year appeared first on SciTechDaily.
Today ESA awarded a €129.4 million (US $153.4 million) contract covering the detailed design, manufacturing, and testing of Hera, the Agency’s first mission for planetary… The post ESA’s Ambitious Hera Planetary Defense Mission Awards $153 Million Contract appeared first on SciTechDaily.
Methane may not be as abundant in the atmosphere as carbon dioxide, but with a global warming potential many times greater than carbon dioxide, monitoring… The post New Space Satellite Pinpoints Methane Leaks and Industrial Emissions appeared first on SciTechDaily.
An important new tool to combat climate change is now available. Using data from the Copernicus Sentinel-5P satellite, this new technology makes it possible to… The post Mapping Methane Emissions on a Global Scale appeared first on SciTechDaily.