£20 million to accelerate British research into forecasting space weather

04/10/2019 0 By wildfeed

British satellites will be better protected through a £20m boost to predict severe space weather events, the PM announced whilst at the UN General Assembly. This programme is being led by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) in collaboration with the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC), the Met Office, Ministry of Defence and the Department for Transport.

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