Space encounters of the ‘fit and green’ kind25 July 2014
Space encounters of the ‘fit and green’ kind25 July 2014 It is not every day you get the chance to chat with an astronaut about fitness and sustainable food production. Space opens up to European science and education centers for hosting live hangouts with ESA’s astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti during her s...
Call for proposals to host 2015 European CanSat launch campaign 22 July 2014 The ESA Education Office calls for organizations to submit their proposals to host the 2015 European CanSat competition.
Cansat competition successfully completed17 June 2014
Cansat competition successfully completed17 June 2014 The 2014 European Cansat Competition reached a successful conclusion on 5 June, after five days of intense activity. This year, nine teams of high school students from six ESA Member States and five teams who had won their national competitions, parti...
A new ESERO opens in Romania 14 May 2014
A new ESERO opens in Romania 14 May 2014 Following ESA’s recent launches of European Space Education Resource Offices (ESEROs) in Poland and Portugal, Romania has become the latest country to open an office that will use space to support teaching and learning of science and technology in pri...
Lift Off for Portuguese ESERO and Cansat competition30 April 2014
Lift Off for Portuguese ESERO and Cansat competition30 April 2014 Portugal has become the latest ESA Member State to introduce a European Space Education Resource Office (ESERO). The launch ceremony coincided with the country’s first national competition to fly can-sized educational CanSats.
Belgian Teenagers run Microgravity Experiment at ESTEC16 April 2014 Eleven Belgian teenagers recently made a special visit to ESA’s European space research and technology centre, ESTEC, in The Netherlands. Their visit was to use a unique facility that simulates the microgravity conditions of outer space.