Planet Aqua: Solutions from Space for Clean Water


Water is life, on Earth and in space. Dutch ESA astronaut André Kuipers recounts his experience living in space for 204 days, and his time looking back on the blue face of ‘Planet Aqua’, comparing notes with divers about what is going on beneath the waves. He goes on to explore how space technology is being used for water management, from orbital tracking of water quality and pollution to spacecraft-grade recycling systems deployed down on the ground, as well as ambitious efforts to identify marine plastic litter using satellites. Produced for SIWI World Water Week with the support of the Netherlands Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

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  1. ESA foi um vídeo incrível!! Sem a água a vida não será possível e possui características muito especiais e a água tem muitos inimigos, e muitos não tem acesso a água potável … Ex: se os plásticos se dissolvessem na água a vida não seria possível, pois não? São projectos em benefício de uma Terra cheia de água e poluição… do que podemos retirar desta molécula assemelhada a um triângulo…um oceano de possibilidades…Fantástico e Excelente o que fazem …Obrigado!!

  2. Це справді цікаво, сподіваюсь з часом ми приєднаємось до вас і будем виготовляти різні деталі для спільних космічних місій.

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