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Students learned about Rosetta’s science operations scheduling in new workshop

October 13, 2017
ESA

ESA’s Rosetta mission was a marvel of modern science, successfully orbiting a spacecraft around a comet, and even landing a probe on the surface! Although the mission has ended, its legacy lives on in many forms. One of these is the Rosetta Science Operations Scheduling Legacy Workshop.

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Space lands in Spanish classrooms with ESERO Spain

October 06, 2017
ESA

ESA’s new ESERO office in Spain was formally inaugurated today in Granada. Hosted at Parque de las Ciencias, ESERO Spain joins the existing ESA ESERO network, which, for over a decade, has acted Europe-wide in support of national school education systems with innovative science teaching and learning strategies that use space as a context. 

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Mission accomplished for the Ladybird Guide to Spacecraft Operations Course 2017

October 04, 2017
ESA

In September 2017 the second student edition of the Ladybird Guide to Spacecraft Operations training course was held at ESA Academy’s Training and Learning Centre, ESA-ESEC, in Belgium. The four-day course was designed to give an overview of how spacecraft are operated in space, and the pitfalls to be avoided during both operations and testing. 

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2nd Symposium on Space Educational Activities – Registration now open!

October 02, 2017
ESA

Are you a university student, or a university professor or researcher, that participated in an educational programme about space, and you want to share your experience with the community of those interested in space educational activities?

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Students shoot for the Moon in ESA’s Concurrent Engineering Challenge 2017

October 02, 2017
ESA

Concurrent Engineering is a method of designing and developing products for the space sector. Contrary to traditional design methods, in concurrent engineering all subsystems are designed simultaneously. As this is so different to conventional approaches, ESA has started holding Concurrent Engineering Workshops to help the next generation of scientists and engineers appreciate the benefits it provides.

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Send your proposal for the 8th European CanSat Competition!

October 02, 2017
ESA

ESA’s Education Office is  happy to announce the opening of the Call for Proposals for the 2018 European CanSat Competition! The competition will be held between 27 June  and 1 July  2018.

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