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Send your drawing into space with Cheops06 May 2015
Send your drawing into space with Cheops06 May 2015 Do you want to send your art into space on the new Cheops satellite? ESA and its mission partners are inviting children to submit drawings that will be miniaturised and engraved on two plaques that will be put on the satellite.
Join the virtual classroom04 May 2015
Join the virtual classroom04 May 2015 Registration is open for a free online course that provides an introduction to monitoring climate change using satellite Earth observation.
‘Sunscreen for satellites’: New ENBIO facility in Ireland15 April 2015 A new space technology facility, funded by the European Space Agency for the development of space-related ‘sunscreen technology’, opened in Ireland on 14 April 2015. The new facility in Clonmel, Co. Tipperary, is ENBIO’s centre of excellence for the...
Calling all photographers!13 April 2015
Calling all photographers!13 April 2015 For the launch of Sentinel-2A, ESA is inviting you to take part in a photo contest focusing on the theme of ‘colour vision’. Enter for a chance to win a trip to ESA’s operations centre for the satellite’s launch event.
Wanted: a mission name for astronaut Thomas 03 April 2015
Wanted: a mission name for astronaut Thomas 03 April 2015 ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet will fly to the International Space Station next year on a six-month adventure of science in weightlessness. Now Thomas wants you to think of a name for his flight – and it will appear on the mission patch he will wear in...
Calling new partners for exploring the Moon and Mars13 March 2015
Calling new partners for exploring the Moon and Mars13 March 2015 As part of its new strategy for space exploration, ESA is looking for commercial partners to share the adventure and benefits of leaving Earth.