A typical example on how Copernicus Sentinel Data is being used: These two images from ESA's Sentinel-2A satellite show the beautiful Portuguese main island of Madeira before and after it was devastated by wildfires in August 2016.

Earth Observation: Copernicus Sentinel Satellite Data

Copernicus  is the most ambitious Earth observation programme to date. It provides accurate, timely and easily accessible information to improve the management of the environment, understand and mitigate the effects of climate change and ensure civil security....

Radio testing of ESA's BepiColombo Mercury Orbiter

ESA Space in Images

Space in Images and Space in Videos are the European Space Agency’s central repositories hosting thousands of pictures and videos, all freely available, and among them a growing number released under Creative Commons licences. Use search terms...

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Living with Space 4.0

A short educational and promotional video that illustrating the benefits of Space for our everyday life, licenced unter Creative Commons CC BY-ND 3.0 IGO. “From the moment we wake to last thing at night, space science and...

Rosetta NAVCAM images now available under a Creative Co...

Editor’s note: This is a repost from the ESA Rosetta blog; the original was published here on 4 November 2014. As of today, we will be sharing all Rosetta NAVCAM images under a Creative Commons licence. In particular, we will be releasing them under the so-called “attribution share-alike” version of the licence, ported for use by intergovernmental organisations, referred to in short as CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO. We’ll explain the background and how this works in more detail below, but essentially it allows you to share them with whoever you like, to publish them on your blog or elsewhere, to adapt or remix them (e.g. to add in the Eiffel Tower for...