mardi 3 janvier 2017

BULLETINS ESA le 3 janvier 2017 - 4

Galileo on the pad [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/content/search?SearchText=va233+AND_+corvaja&img=1&SearchButton=Go ] 17-11-2016 09:35 AM CET

The latest pictures of the Ariane 5 carrying four Galileo satellites on its launch pad ahead of today's launch

Probing Greenland’s ice sheet for future satellites [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Observing_the_Earth/The_Living_Planet_Programme/Campaigns/Probing_Greenland_s_ice_sheet_for_future_satellites ] 16-11-2016 04:27 PM CET

With a helicopter the sole feature on the vast expanse of ice and her only way back to warmth and safety, polar scientist Anna Hogg must have thought, “What on Earth am I doing out here?” as she set to taking ice samples.

Cool bit of kit [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/11/Atom_interferometer ] 16-11-2016 02:30 PM CET

Technology image of the week: a commercially-available 'atom interferometer' using clouds of supercooled atoms to perform precise measurements, on show at ESA's inaugural Quantum Technology workshop

Proxima live [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Human_Spaceflight/Proxima/Proxima_live ] 16-11-2016 10:50 AM CET

Décollage de l'astronaute de l'ESA Thomas Pesquet le 17 novembre. A suivre en direct à partir de 20h30

Galileo en direct [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Navigation/Galileo/Launching_Galileo/Watch_the_launch_of_Galileos_15_18 ] 15-11-2016 04:22 PM CET

Suivez le lancement des 4 satellites Galileo sur Ariane 5 ES le 17 novembre à partir de 13h36 CET

L’adieu à Sentinel-2B [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_in_your_country/Belgium_-_Francais/L_adieu_a_Sentinel-2B ] 16-11-2016 08:26 AM CET

Le satellite Sentinel-2B doit prendre le chemin de la Guyane française dans quelques semaines en vue d’un lancement prévu en mars, mais les médias ont eu l’occasion d’observer le satellite du programme Copernicus une dernière fois avant son départ.

Deux sociétés belges, partenaires industrielles d’une mission vers un asteroïde [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_in_your_country/Belgium_-_Francais/Deux_societes_belges_partenaires_industrielles_d_une_mission_vers_un_asteroide ] 16-11-2016 08:27 AM CET

C’est le mois prochain que la décision de lancer la mission innovante de l’ESA Asteroid Impact Mission doit être prise. Des entreprises à travers l’Europe sont impliquées dans les différents aspects de ce projet. Parmi elles, deux société belges.

Farewell to Sentinel-2B [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Observing_the_Earth/Copernicus/Sentinel-2/Farewell_to_Sentinel-2B ] 15-11-2016 03:26 PM CET

Just weeks before Sentinel-2B is packed up and sent to French Guiana for its launch next March, media representatives and specialists got one last look at the second satellite for Europe’s Copernicus programme. 

Proxima live [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Human_Spaceflight/Proxima/Proxima_live ] 15-11-2016 04:10 PM CET

Watch the launch and docking of ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet, NASA astronaut Peggy Whitson and commander Oleg Novitsky to the Space Station – starting Thursday at 19:30 GMT

Watch Galileo launch [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Navigation/Galileo/Launching_Galileo/Watch_the_launch_of_Galileos_15_18 ] 15-11-2016 03:00 PM CET

See the launch of Galileo satellites 15–18 on Thursday 17 November. Streaming starts at 12:36 GMT (13:36 CET)

The next era of space [ http://www.esa.int/About_Us/Ministerial_Council_2016 ] 15-11-2016 02:30 PM CET

ESA's Ministerial Council 2016 is being held in Lucerne, Switzerland, 1 and 2 December

Ready for launch [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_Multimedia/Images/2016/11/Ready_for_launch ] 15-11-2016 02:20 PM CET

Human spaceflight and robotic exploration image of the week: Soyuz rocket ready to launch ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet to the Space Station

Eléments de contexte : le conseil des ministres de l’ESA 2016 à Lucerne [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_in_your_country/Belgium_-_Francais/Elements_de_contexte_le_conseil_des_ministres_de_l_ESA_2016_a_Lucerne ] 15-11-2016 09:00 AM CET

Les ministres en charge de l’espace dans chacun des 22 états membres de l’ESA (ainsi qu’au Canada, état membre associé) se rencontreront les 1er et 2 décembre à Lucerne, en Suisse, pour le conseil ministériel de l’ESA. Cette réunion a lieu tous les trois ans et elle sera pour les ministres l’occasion de prendre des décisions sur la direction que doit prendre l’Europe spatiale.

Remote learning via satellite in Italy [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Telecommunications_Integrated_Applications/Remote_learning_via_satellite_in_Italy ] 15-11-2016 09:03 AM CET

The Basilicata region in southern Italy is allocating nearly a million euros for ESA’s eLearning project using satcoms.

Far away, so close [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/11/Rosetta_comet_close-ups ] 14-11-2016 11:48 AM CET

Space Science Image of the Week: The three closest pictures of Rosetta’s comet taken by the navigation camera in September

Dots in the landscape [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/10/Proba-V_images_desert_irrigation ] 19-10-2016 09:30 AM CEST

Technology image of the week: False-colour crops bloom in the Saudi Arabian desert, imaged by ESA's Proba-V minisatellite

A suivre en direct [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/ExoMars/Watch_ExoMars_arrival_and_landing ] 18-10-2016 06:27 PM CEST

Après la séparation de l'orbiteur et de l'atterrisseur Schiaparelli, suivez l'arrivée d'ExoMars à partir de 15h CEST ce mercredi 19.

Boosting Europe’s all-electric satellites [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Telecommunications_Integrated_Applications/Boosting_Europe_s_all-electric_satellites ] 18-10-2016 05:20 PM CEST

Today, ESA astronaut Tim Peake opened a UK facility that will expand Europe’s capability with satellites that rely wholly on electric propulsion.

Testing the waters [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_Multimedia/Images/2016/10/Testing_the_waters ] 18-10-2016 05:05 PM CEST

Human spaceflight and robotic exploration image of the week: Testing drinking water on the International Space Station

Hello, Mars [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/10/The_Red_Planet_welcomes_ExoMars ] 17-10-2016 03:45 PM CEST

Space Science Image of the Week: A recent view of the Red Planet by ESA’s Mars Express workhorse, soon to be joined by ExoMars

Watch ExoMars live [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/ExoMars/Watch_ExoMars_arrival_and_landing ] 17-10-2016 01:57 PM CEST

Following separation of the Schiaparelli lander from its orbiter, ExoMars is now preparing to arrive at Mars. Watch live coverage from 13:00 GMT / 15:00 CEST on Wednesday

Realtime Mars descent [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/Videos/2016/10/Schiaparelli_s_descent_to_Mars_in_real_time ] 17-10-2016 02:30 PM CEST

Follow alongside Schiaparelli’s six-minute descent to the surface of Mars with this realtime animation

Les mardis de l’espace : l’ultime baiser de Rosetta [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_in_your_country/France/Les_mardis_de_l_espace_l_ultime_baiser_de_Rosetta ] 17-10-2016 02:11 PM CEST

Le rendez-vous mensuel grand-public du CNES, « les mardis de l’espace » reprend ce 18 octobre avec une soirée consacrée à la mission Rosetta de l’ESA.

Watch ExoMars live [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/ExoMars/Watch_ExoMars_arrival_and_landing ] 17-10-2016 01:57 PM CEST

Following separation of the Schiaparelli lander from its orbiter, ExoMars is now preparing to arrive at Mars. Watch live coverage from 13:00 GMT / 15:00 CEST on Wednesday

Realtime Mars descent [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/Videos/2016/10/Schiaparelli_s_descent_to_Mars_in_real_time ] 17-10-2016 01:40 PM CEST

Follow alongside Schiaparelli’s six-minute descent to the surface of Mars with this realtime animation

Galileo's Ariane 5 [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/10/Assembling_Ariane_5_for_Galileo ] 14-10-2016 04:32 PM CEST

The Ariane 5 launcher that will lift four Galileo satellites into space next month is being assembled

Week In Images [ http://www.esa.int/Highlights/Week_In_Images_10_14_October_2016 ] 14-10-2016 04:05 PM CEST

Our week through the lens:
10-14 October 2016

Watch ExoMars live [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/ExoMars/Watch_ExoMars_arrival_and_landing ] 14-10-2016 02:50 PM CEST

Watch live coverage of the ExoMars orbiter’s arrival at the Red Planet, and its Schiaparelli module’s descent to the surface. Coverage starts 16 October

EGNOS-based landings at Europe’s largest mainland airport [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Navigation/EGNOS-based_landings_at_Europe_s_largest_mainland_airport ] 14-10-2016 11:42 AM CEST

The maiden commercial flight of the new Bombardier CS100 airliner this summer made use of the EGNOS satnav augmentation system for landing at Europe’s largest mainland airport.

Ready for the Red Planet [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Operations/Ready_for_the_Red_Planet ] 14-10-2016 10:59 AM CEST

Next week, ESA’s ExoMars has just a single chance to get captured by Mars’ gravity. The spacecraft and the mission controllers who will make it so are ready for arrival.

SMOS on speed [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Observing_the_Earth/SMOS/SMOS_on_speed ] 14-10-2016 01:00 PM CEST

While ESA’s water mission was built to advance our understanding of Earth, it continues to show how well it’s suited to delivering information for numerous applications that improve everyday life. Taking this a step further, soil moisture data products are now available within three hours of measurement, which is essential for many applications.

Vatnajökull [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/10/Vatnajoekull ] 14-10-2016 10:05 AM CEST

Earth observation image of the week: Iceland’s Vatnajökull glacier and Holuhraun lava field, also featured on the Earth from Space video programme

ExoMars updates [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/ExoMars/Live_updates_ExoMars_arrival_and_landing ] 13-10-2016 03:20 PM CEST

Follow mission status updates as the ExoMars orbiter reaches Mars and deploys a lander to its surface

Earth from Space [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/ESA_Live ] 13-10-2016 02:25 PM CEST

Join us Friday, 14 October, at 10:00 CEST for the ‘Earth from Space’ video programme. Discover Iceland’s Vatnajökull glacier in this week’s edition

Spinning station [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_Multimedia/Images/2016/10/Spinning_station ] 13-10-2016 02:20 PM CEST

Operations image of the week: A timelapse image makes our deep-space dish in Spain seem to spin

Buried glaciers on Mars [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/Mars_Express/Buried_glaciers_on_Mars ] 13-10-2016 11:00 AM CEST

This jumble of eroded blocks lies along the distinctive boundary between the Red Planet’s southern highlands and the northern lowlands, with remnants of ancient glaciers flowing around them.

CubeSat times two [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/10/GomX-4B_with_GomX-4A ] 13-10-2016 10:27 AM CEST

Technology image of the week: the contract is signed for ESA's newest, biggest small nanosatellite yet: the 6-unit GomX-4B CubeSat, seen here flying with its twin

What to expect from Schiaparelli’s camera [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/ExoMars/What_to_expect_from_Schiaparelli_s_camera ] 12-10-2016 11:00 AM CEST

As the ExoMars Schiaparelli module descends onto Mars on 19 October it will capture 15 images of the approaching surface. Scientists have simulated the view we can expect to see from the descent camera.

 Final exams prepare Thomas Pesquet for launch [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Human_Spaceflight/Proxima/Final_exams_prepare_Thomas_Pesquet_for_launch ] 12-10-2016 11:43 AM CEST

« A Beautiful Planet » : un documentaire tourné à bord de la Station [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_in_your_country/France/A_Beautiful_Planet_un_documentaire_tourne_a_bord_de_la_Station ] 12-10-2016 10:56 AM CEST

A partir du 12 octobre, La Géode (Paris) diffusera le film Imax 180°« A Beautiful Planet », réalisé en coopération avec la NASA et avec le soutien de l’ESA. 

De l’espace vers la Terre : des diagnostics automatiques a petit prix [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_in_your_country/Belgium_-_Francais/De_l_espace_vers_la_Terre_des_diagnostics_automatiques_a_petit_prix ] 11-10-2016 03:30 PM CEST

Poser des diagnostics médicaux à petite échelle, de façon automatique et pour un prix modique : c’est désormais possible grâce à une unité biotechnique miniaturisée développée à l’origine pour la station spatiale internationale ISS. Une entreprise belge est impliquée dans cette initiative.

Sloshing fluids [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_Multimedia/Images/2016/10/Sloshing_fluids ] 11-10-2016 05:15 PM CEST

Human spaceflight and robotic exploration image of the week: Learning about fluids in weightlessness on the Space Station

Scaling up in space – with formation flying [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Engineering_Technology/Talking_technology/Scaling_up_in_space_with_formation_flying ] 11-10-2016 01:47 PM CEST

"Agnes Mestreau-Garreau, Proba-3 Project Manager"

Due to launch in late 2019, Proba-3 is a technology demonstration mission to explore precision formation flying techniques and technologies. We’re doing this to prepare the way for future space missions. 

Opening up space [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/Videos/2016/10/ESTEC_Open_Day_2016 ] 11-10-2016 01:03 PM CEST

ESA opened up to the public for our annual Open Day in the Netherlands. This inspiring video shows the results

Earth from Space [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/ESA_Live ] 10-10-2016 02:15 PM CEST

Join us Tuesday, 11 October, at 14:00 CEST as ESA’s new Director of Earth Observation Programmes, Josef Aschbacher, joins the show to discuss the future of Earth observation in ESA

Nebula with spiral arms [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/10/Hubble_pictures_planetary_nebula_with_spiral_arms ] 10-10-2016 02:05 PM CEST

The spiral arms in this Hubble picture may remind you of a Milky-Way-like galaxy, but they are remnants of a dying star

Earth from Space [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/ESA_Live ] 10-10-2016 02:10 PM CEST

Join us Tuesday, 11 October, at 14:00 CEST as ESA’s new Director of Earth Observation Programmes, Josef Aschbacher, joins the show to discuss the future of Earth observation in ESA

Arrivée d’ExoMars sur la Planète Rouge [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_in_your_country/France/Arrivee_d_ExoMars_sur_la_Planete_Rouge ] 07-10-2016 11:00 AM CEST

Le 19 octobre, la mission ExoMars 2016 s’insérera en orbite autour de la planète rouge alors qu’au même moment son atterrisseur Schiaparelli descendra vers la surface.

Researchers Night [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_Multimedia/Videos/2016/10/ESA_European_Researchers_Night_2016_Notte_dei_Ricercatori ] 07-10-2016 04:50 PM CEST

ESA 2016 European Researchers' Night in Italy, 30 September

Eye of the storm [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_Multimedia/Images/2016/10/Eye_of_the_storm ] 07-10-2016 03:31 PM CEST

This image, from the Copernicus Sentinel-3A satellite, shows the temperature at the top of Hurricane Matthew as it approached the US this morning

Week In Images [ http://www.esa.int/Highlights/Week_In_Images_03_07_October_2016 ] 06-10-2016 03:30 PM CEST

Our week through the lens:
3-7 October 2016

Call for media: ExoMars arrives at the Red Planet [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/ExoMars/Call_for_media_ExoMars_arrives_at_the_Red_Planet ] 07-10-2016 11:00 AM CEST

The ExoMars 2016 mission will enter orbit around the Red Planet on 19 October. At the same time, its Schiaparelli lander will descend to the surface. Representatives of traditional and social media are invited to attend a two-day event at ESA’s ESOC control centre in Darmstadt, Germany.

What are TEPs? [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/Sets/Thematic_Exploitation_Platforms ] 07-10-2016 12:00 PM CEST

Discover the Thematic Exploitation Platforms – or TEPs – which provide a virtual work environment to exploit complex satellite data

Schiaparelli readied for Mars landing [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Operations/Schiaparelli_readied_for_Mars_landing ] 07-10-2016 09:50 AM CEST

This week, the commands that will govern the Schiaparelli lander’s descent and touchdown on Mars were uploaded to ESA’s ExoMars spacecraft, enroute to the Red Planet.
Call for media: ExoMars arrives at the Red Planet [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Science/ExoMars/Call_for_media_ExoMars_arrives_at_the_Red_Planet ] 07-10-2016 11:00 AM CEST

The ExoMars 2016 mission will enter orbit around the Red Planet on 19 October. At the same time, its Schiaparelli lander will descend to the surface. Representatives of traditional and social media are invited to attend a two-day event at ESA’s ESOC control centre in Darmstadt, Germany.

Shanghai [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/10/Shanghai ] 07-10-2016 10:05 AM CEST

Earth observation image of the week: a Sentinel-2 image of Shanghai, also featured in the 200th edition of the Earth from Space video programme

Rencontre entre l’astronaute de l’ESA Thomas Pesquet et le skipper Tanguy de Lamotte [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_in_your_country/France/Rencontre_entre_l_astronaute_de_l_ESA_Thomas_Pesquet_et_le_skipper_Tanguy_de_Lamotte ] 06-10-2016 03:06 PM CEST

À quelques semaines du lancement de sa mission, l’astronaute français de l’ESA Thomas Pesquet a rencontré Tanguy de Lamotte, skipper français au départ de la huitième édition du Vendée Globe. Le coup d’envoi de cette course nautique historique sera donnée le 6 novembre 2016 aux Sables d’Olonne (France), soit dix jours avant le décollage de l’astronaute de l’ESA depuis Baïkonour (Kazakhstan). Les deux hommes continueront d’échanger sur leur expérience tout au long de leurs voyages respectifs.

Automating sample testing thanks to space [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Space_Engineering_Technology/TTP2/Automating_sample_testing_thanks_to_space ] 06-10-2016 03:30 PM CEST

A miniaturised biotech unit developed for the International Space Station is improving medical diagnoses on Earth with affordable automation of small-scale diagnostics.

 Business in the ever-changing digital world [ http://www.esa.int/Our_Activities/Observing_the_Earth/Business_in_the_ever-changing_digital_world ] 06-10-2016 03:15 PM CEST

In an era of profound digital transformation, business leaders and IT experts are convening at ESA’s mission control in Darmstadt, Germany, today for the first SAP Digital Leaders’ Summit.

Last command [ http://www.esa.int/ESA_Multimedia/Images/2016/10/Last_command ] 06-10-2016 03:05 PM CEST

Operations image of the week: Last command being sent to Rosetta

Earth from Space [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/ESA_Live ] 06-10-2016 02:25 PM CEST

Join us Friday, 7 October, at 10:00 CEST for the 200th ‘Earth from Space’ video programme. This week features a Sentinel-2 image of Shanghai

Print on demand [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/10/3D_printer_at_ESTEC_Open_Day ] 06-10-2016 02:20 PM CEST

Technology image of the week: 3D printing demonstrated in the NL Space Tent at ESA's Open Day in the Netherlands

Earth from Space [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinvideos/ESA_Live ] 06-10-2016 02:00 PM CEST

Join us Friday, 7 October, at 10:00 CEST for the 200th ‘Earth from Space’ video programme. This week features a Sentinel-2 image of Shanghai

Print on demand [ http://www.esa.int/spaceinimages/Images/2016/10/3D_printer_at_ESTEC_Open_Day ] 06-10-2016 01:45 PM CEST

Technology image of the week: 3D printing demonstrated in the NL Space Tent at ESA's Open Day in the Netherlands 

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