Engineering Week workshops & events
February 9th - 13th, CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory, Lough Gur and Dunsink ObservatoryFind out more »
Talk: You Are Made of Star Stuff
Sunday, January 25th 2015Find out more »
Arthrospira platensis was literally on the tip of everyone’s tongue last week when approximately 600 students from Sweden, Belgium and Greece participated in a multi-site in-flight call with ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti.Read More »
Cork-based forestry software firm Treemetrics is to create 20 jobs after securing a €1m contract from the European Space Agency (ESA).
The company will more than double its headcount from the current 18 employees.
The ESA win is the latest contract for the Irish firm from the space agency, which has previously awarded high-profile work to the company.
A new classroom resource linking art, science and technology is now ready for teachers to download. 'Pixel your space' is a teacher's guide with pupil activities for children aged 8 to 11 that explores the geometrical components of images in both science and art.Read More »
This year ESA is organising another unique workshop dedicated to school teachers. The workshop will include an outstanding three-day programme, as well as a visit to one of ESA’s establishments. The deadline for application is Sunday 26th April 2015.Read More »
The university student team for Drop Your Thesis! 2015 has been selected. These students will now work with experts from across Europe to develop their experiment. When ready it will be conducted at the world-class Centre of Applied Space Technology and Microgravity (ZARM) in Bremen, Germany.Read More »
It was up, up and away for seven teams of university students last week when the REXUS 17 and 18 sounding rockets took to the sky. The teams’ experiments soared to the top of the Mesosphere, returning data that will now be analysed.Read More »