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May 11

Satellite observations show potential to improve ash cloud forecasts

Source: ESA News

Predicting the exact dispersal of a volcanic ash cloud is never going to be easy. However, satellite data are showing that the eruption from Iceland's Grímsvötn volcano this week was unlikely to have posed a significant threat to airspace over central Europe. (read more)

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29
May 11

Zapping deadly bacteria using space technology

Source: ESA News


Credits: Max-Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics

Technology developed with ESA funding and drawing on long-running research aboard the International Space Station is opening up a new way to keep hospital patients safe from infections. (read more)

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