Climate change is an undeniable fact. But what exactly is changing? At what speed? And what are the consequences for mankind? We can answer questions such as these provided we have access to reliable data, collected over a long period of time. Tropomi is called in to accurately map the earth’s atmosphere every single day. It is how we can see exactly how air quality is changing.
Since the 1950s, the Netherlands has been designing and building satellite instruments to ensure groundbreaking science. Thanks to this rich tradition, today we are world player when it comes to space research and the technology required.