‚Old’ weather satellite takes off

‚Old’ weather satellite takes off

Image copyright ESA Image caption The Metop satellites circle the globe probing the state of the atmosphere Europe has launched a front-line weather satellite into orbit that has components that are over a decade old. The Metop-C spacecraft took off from French Guiana late on Tuesday local time, and will circle the globe, gathering data…

Before-and-after satellite photos show the staggering amount of water Hurricane Florence dumped on North Carolina

Before-and-after satellite photos show the staggering amount of water Hurricane Florence dumped on North Carolina

Hurricane Florence was the worst flooding event in East Coast history, according to some reports. The storm churned into North Carolina on September 14, bringing storm surge, flooding, and intense rainfall. More than 33 inches of rain fell in parts of the state. Thousands of people evacuated their homes, at least 37 people died, and…

Satellite photos shows North Korea still upgrading a major nuclear plant after Kim Jong Un promised Trump ‚complete denuclearization’

Satellite photos shows North Korea still upgrading a major nuclear plant after Kim Jong Un promised Trump ‚complete denuclearization’

A satellite image of North Korea’s Yongbyon Nuclear Scientific Research Center. Airbus Defense and Space and 38 North Satellite imagery suggests North Korea has continued upgrading its infrastructure at a major nuclear plant in the weeks since Kim Jong Un promised President Donald Trump „complete denuclearization” of the Korean Peninsula. Images taken by Airbus and…

Satellite photos show what Syrian sites looked like before and after the US strikes

Satellite photos show what Syrian sites looked like before and after the US strikes

The Damascus sky lights up missile fire as the U.S. launches an attack on Syria targeting different parts of the capital early Saturday, April 14, 2018. AP Photo/Hassan Ammar The United States, Britain, and France, conducted „precision strikes” on Syria on Friday, in response to a suspected chemical weapons attack that reportedly killed dozens in…