Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich, the world's latest sea level satellite, is in orbit and ready to begin taking critical ocean measurements for the next five-and-a-half years.
Nov 21, 2020
The newest satellite to monitor global sea level is ready for its journey into space. Here's what to expect.
Nov 19, 2020
The U.S.-European collaboration aims to measure sea level and will launch from the California coast in late November.
Nov 13, 2020
A new study tracing the sources of carbon dioxide, the most significant human-generated greenhouse gas, reveals the unexpectedly large influence of vegetation in urban environments.
Nov 5, 2020
The newest addition to a long line of ocean-monitoring satellites is ready to head into space.
Details about the physical transformation of over 200 of the island's coastal glaciers are documented in a new study, in which the authors anticipate environmental impacts.
Oct 27, 2020
The Sentinel-6 Michael Freilich spacecraft will soon be heading into orbit to monitor the height of the ocean for nearly the entire globe.
Oct 16, 2020
Launching soon from the California coast, the satellite will track sea levels worldwide. A new video series introduces some of the NASA JPL scientists and engineers involved in the mission.
Oct 7, 2020
Set for launch in November, the Earth-observing satellite will closely monitor sea level and provide atmospheric data to support weather forecasting and climate models.
Oct 2, 2020