The U.S and European space agencies have joined the forces to combat the global climate change problem. The space agencies will ensure that the data from the Earth-observing satellites is used optimally, bring advancements in Science and ultimately used it for the best advantage of humankind.
The ESA and NASA will collaborate with each other for Earth science and climate change informed ESA briefing about its partnership with NASA.The partnership was finalized on Tuesday by signing a statement of intent. The statement of intent was signed by the Bill Nelson NASA Administrator and Josef Aschbacher, ESA’s Director General.
Aschbacher said, space is the best way to measure and monitor the climate changes and joining forces is the key to tackle this global issue. This why today’s agreement is crucial for us, he added.Nelson said, the global issue, climate change requires immediate actions now. As EAS and NASA are the leaders in space exploration their strategic partnership will probably bring good results in combating climate change.