Climate change: the evidence from space

Satellites provide crucial lines of evidence for climate change

Role of EO in Understanding Climate Change

Satellites have a unique vantage point for capturing change across the Earth system

Climate Change from Space Brochure

Explore how satellite data records from the Climate Change Initiative are helping to advance climate science

What is Climate Change?

Putting current climate change into context and how society is responding

What is an Essential Climate Variable?

Essential Climate Variables are key indicators that describe Earth's changing climate

ESA Missions for Climate

Major ESA satellite missions for monitoring climate change from space

Modelling with Climate Data from Space

Observations are vital for computer simulations of our changing climate

Scientific publications

Published research from the Climate Change Initiative community