The spacecraft is the latest initiative by the space agency to gather data about changing sea levels.
Previously undiscovered emperor penguin colonies have been found by researchers at the British Antarctic Survey.
The company plans to create a 3,200-strong satellite constellation to deliver internet to underserved communities. It will compete with Elon Musk's Starlink.
China has successfully launched an observation satellite from the Taiyuan Satellite Launch Center
The European Space Agency has commissioned a new satellite mission in a bid to find a crucial missing piece of the climate jigsaw.
The names are out, but the portfolios will be revealed Tuesday. Gender balance achieved, but will the new-look Commission take a new direction?
US images suggest N Korea may be about to launch satellite
Spektr-R satellite is continuing to transmit signals, but scientists have been unable to control the satellite since Friday
KhalifaSat, the first-ever Emirati-manufactured satellite successfully launched into space from Japan’s Tanegashima Space Centre on October 29.
The U.S. has sent a satellite into space that will use laser technology to map the Earth's ice coverage and assess the impact of global warming
The Sentinel-3B satellite is set to observe the Earth’s oceans, lakes and vegetation.