Ice thickness

With the new CryoSatApp, elevation profiles are at your fingertips. Users can select the day and orbit from which they want to extract the data, and view Earth’s ice profile from that orbit. Credits: ACS/ESA

Ice Mapping App for Smartphones

Caitlin Dempsey

The European Space Agency has released a new iOS app for accessing ice data from the ESA's CryoSat mission.  

CryoSat-2

Caitlin Dempsey

CryoSat-2 is the satellite launched by the European Space Agency on April 8, 2010 to collect data in order to ...