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Life as a weather technician on board the Polarstern
Part three of the Polarstern diaries has landed – read on to hear all about life as an on-board weather technician in the latest blog instalment!
Becoming weather ready and climate smart
“Weather ready, climate smart” is the theme of this year’s World Meteorological Day.
Aviation weather consultation onboard the RV Polarstern
In the final blog of the series, the students discuss aviation weather reporting for the safety of the helicopter crews coming and going on the mission.
Looking back over a year of weather
We’ve just published our annual “Year of Weather” video for 2019 and once again, many significant weather events took place across the globe.
Weather conditions in the Arctic
The MOSAiC expedition continues and the students following the mission’s progress have delivered blog number five.
Discussing Iceland’s severe winter weather
Earlier this year we had the pleasure of hosting Elín Björk Jónasdóttir, meteorologist at the Icelandic Meteorological Office (IMO).
Another eventful year for our planet in 2018
The fascinating EUMETSAT 2018 Year of Weather video has now been published.
Why we need Metop-C
Observations from polar orbit benefit weather forecasting and climate monitoring on Earth.
Extending the working lifetime of the Metop-A weather satellite
What factors limit the lifetime of Metop-A?
Rain in Spain? Look to the Pacific
The science, technology and global cooperation behind the information we receive.
Brewing up a storm in 2017
The brute strength of nature was particularly evident in 2017 when hurricanes, typhoons and cyclones left trails of misery in their wake in communities around the globe.
2019 - Another record-breaking year for our planet
The summer headlines have brought news of scorching temperatures, devastating wildfires and worrying predictions for the future of our planet.
RV Polarstern near 45°S 058°W, 23 March 2017
The United Nations decided to establish a common voice for all topics around the atmosphere, its interaction with the oceans, for weather and climate.
RV Polarstern, 19 April 2017
Meteorological measurements and observations at sea – a challenge by Volker Heil, DWD.
2019 EUMETSAT fellows make their mark at ECMWF
Each year, EUMETSAT opens up a limited number of fellowships for early-career scientists in order to engage the younger research community/promote the use of our satellite data.
Metop – still state-of-the-art, 30 years on
Metop-C will be the third satellite in the EUMETSAT Polar System programme.
Switching on Metop-C’s instruments
Metop-C is now safely orbiting the Earth after a spectacular and eagerly-awaited launch on 7 November.
When an umbrella is not enough - discussing severe storms
Tomáš Púčik spent some time with us on a recent visit to EUMETSAT to discuss his passion for thunderstorms.
RV Polarstern, a truly unique ship
The second blog from the students tracking the MOSAiC expedition is here.
Vasileios Barlakas shares his experience as a fellow with us
Continuing our series on fellowships we talked to Vasileios, who is currently halfway through his.