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Moon camp challenge webinars: meet the experts

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ESA / Education / Moon Camp

Are you an aspiring Moon explorer planning to design your camp on the Moon? If so, participate in this series of webinars with experts in 3D design and space exploration. 

The webinars will provide instructions on two main topics:

  • an exciting overview about past, present and future Moon exploration missions
  • how to use Tinkercad and Fusion 360 to design your Moon camp.

Where next? The past, present and future Moon exploration missions

Lunar base made with 3D printing
Lunar base made with 3D printing

James Carpenter, from ESA’s Human and Robotics Exploration Directorate, working in areas focusing on space exploration, will give an overview of the lunar exploration efforts that have been done so far and discuss why space agencies believe returning to the Moon is the next stepping stone in space exploration.

Thursday, 14 February 2019 at 17:00 CET; join the webinar here:

Design your Moon camp

Horizon - 2 Design For Space Challange Winner
Horizon - 2 Design For Space Challange Winner

Mark Chester, Autodesk Academic Partner and 3D Design Expert, will show how to use 3D modelling software to help you design your camp on the Moon. 

One single webinar will be provided for teachers and teams applying to Moon Camp’s Category 1 - using Tinkercad, and Category 2 - using Fusion 360.

Monday, 18 February 2019 at 17:00 CET; join the webinar here:

 

Registration to the webinars is not necessary. A link to connect will be provided at esa.int/mooncamp close to the date of each session. The recording of the webinar sessions will be made available online shortly after the live session. 

These webinars are organised by ESA, Airbus Foundation and Autodesk to support teachers and teams of students participating in the Moon Camp Challenge 2018-2019.

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