What is Earth Observation?

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You're curious about the world? Then this is the place for you. Here you'll be able to learn all there is to learn about remote sensing - the science (and art!) of observing the Earth.

You can dive head first into an illustrated course aimed at introducing remote sensing to the general public, or go straight to the glossary to look up a definition. Want to know more about satellites and the instruments they carry along on their journey around our planet? You'll find all you answers here. And if you want to know even more, we're happy to provide you with a list of links that will help you to continue your exploration of the fascinating world of remote sensing.