Simba CubeSat to swivel from Earth to Sun to help track climate change

Monday, June 15, 2020 - 08:30 in Astronomy & Space

Due to launch aboard Europe’s next Vega rocket, ESA’s Simba CubeSat is a tiny mission with a big ambition: to measure one of the fundamental drivers of climate change in a whole new way. The 30-cm long nanosatellite will turn from Earth to space to the Sun and back again, to calculate our planet’s overall energy budget.

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