globalnewspointer.net+ ESA Satellites Looking Deeper Into Sea Ice… This year, satellites saw the extent of Arctic oceanic ice hit a record low since measurements began in the 1970s. ESA’s SMOS and CryoSat satellites are now taking a deeper [...]
How Can Radar Altimetry Effectively Help Us To Develop Our Understanding Of Earth Surface Variations..?
Google+ Radar Altimetry Gains Altitude In Venice… Scientists have gathered in the ‘floating city’ this week to talk about radar altimetry – measuring the heights of the global sea surface, freshwater bodies, land and ice using [...]
Google+ (Regional map of mean sea level trends from October 1992 to March 2010 as measured by radar altimeters. Some regions experience a rise of up to 10 mm per year (dark red), while others see a decrease of about 10 mm per year (dark blue). [...]
A 19 Megawatt Wave-Energy Project… Ocean Power Technologies, Inc., a leading wave energy technology company, and Lockheed Martin have entered into a teaming agreement with the goal of developing a 19 megawatt wave-energy project in Victoria, [...]
How Are Major Airplane Manufacturers Meeting The Challenge To Produce More Efficient CO2 Aircraft..? | CO2 Standard
The CO2 Standard… Airbus has welcomed the International Civil Aviation Organization’s (ICAO) first major milestone in the development of a CO2 emissions standard for civil aviation. Once fully established in 2013, the CO2 Standard will [...]
Boeing: Aggressive Environmental Goals… Since establishing aggressive environmental goals for internal operations four years ago, The Boeing Company has steadily reduced its environmental footprint while rapidly expanding its business and [...]
Special Report: How The Releases Of Greenhouse Gases Currently Exacerbate The Effects Of Climate Change..?
Climate Change Climate Change: Signs Of Thawing Permafrost Revealed From Space… Satellites are seeing changes in land surfaces in high detail at northern latitudes, indicating thawing permafrost. This releases greenhouse gases into parts [...]