Monthly Archives: March 2012

French Strategy Paper Says ESA Should Fall Under European Union Authority | SpaceNews.com

French Strategy Paper Says ESA Should Fall Under European Union Authority | SpaceNews.com. If this ever happens ESA will be royally screwed up. Some questions: What would Canada’s role be? Or for that matter Norway and Switzerlands? Why should the … Continue reading

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A NASA-led science team has created an accurate, high-resolution map of the height of Earth’s forests. The map will help scientists better understand the role forests play in climate change and how their heights influence…

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ESA – Observing the Earth – Space for the Arctic

ESA – Observing the Earth – Space for the Arctic. A round-up of the meeting in Copenhagen. Note the comment: Prof. Liebig underlined the point that securing the European financial framework for continued monitoring, especially under the Global Monitoring for … Continue reading

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And here is the news….

The Canadian Space Agency faces a 14% budget cut. However, it is an awaited readjustment after a short term funding spike in response to the final crisis, rather than catastrophe. Also in Canada, the government stands accused of muzzling scientists … Continue reading

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