The FIRMOS team is spending most of August in Timmins, Ontario, Canada, to carry out a measurement campaign aboard a high-altitude balloon system. The FIRMOS-B instrument will measure the Earth’s […]
New pictogram July 2022
You have seen the images of how FORUM will see the Earth, now you can also hear it.Thanks to Luca Sgheri who composed and played the sound track!
Agenzia Dire (video in Italian) Cambiamenti climatici, le risposte di Forum Agenzia Spaziale Italiana (in Italian) Un FORUM per guardare il nostro pianeta con occhi nuovi Askanews (in Italian) Clima, […]
ESA has selected the FORUM mission to fill in a critical missing piece of the climate jigsaw. Wolfram Mauser, who chaired ESA’s Advisory Committee for Earth Observation, said, “[…] FORUM […]
ESA’s Earth Explorer FORUM mission will provide new insight into the planet’s radiation budget and how it is controlled. Earth’s surface temperature is driven by the radiation balance at the […]
You can watch the presentations of the two candidate missions FORUM and SKIM and the Earth Observation science community debate around them on ESA’s website: Earth_Explorer_9_User_Consultation_Meeting
Outgoing spectral radiance at the top of the atmosphere as seen by FORUM and IASI-NG. The dark spectrum is for a clear-sky scenario, while the light one is in the […]
This video shows the Brightness Temperature of the Earth for different spectral channels as seen by FORUM.