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Hypergravity proposals requested for Spin Your Thesis! 2016

August 28, 2015
ESA

ESA’s Education Office is once again offering university students the opportunity to perform gravity-related experiments in hypergravity, using the Large Diameter Centrifuge at ESTEC, Netherlands.

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Applications requested for Drop Your Thesis! 2016

August 28, 2015
ESA

ESA’s Education Office is offering university students an opportunity to perform a microgravity related experiment using the ZARM drop tower in Germany. 

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AAUSAT5 CubeSat

August 25, 2015
ESA

Student CubeSat successfully launched

August 19, 2015
ESA

ESA Education’s first student CubeSat destined to be deployed from the International Space Station was successfully launched today from Tanegashima Space Center in Japan.  At 11:50.49 GMT, JAXA’s  HTV-5 “Kontouri 5”spacecraft left Earth carrying the AAUSAT5 CubeSat, built by a student team from Aalborg University in Denmark, with ESA’s support. 

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Student satellite soon to take off to International Space Station

August 14, 2015
ESA

A very special week is about to begin for approximately 30 students from Aalborg University, in Denmark, as their satellite - AAUSAT5 - waits to be launched to the International Space Station (ISS) on Wednesday 19 August*. 

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Survey in Preparation of Future Educational Cubesat Initiatives

August 11, 2015
ESA

In order to prepare future initiatives for educational CubeSats, ESA’s Education Office would like to invite the university student CubeSat community from ESA’s Member and Cooperating States to fill out a survey on their ongoing CubeSat projects. The survey consists of 9 questions and takes about 5 minutes to complete. It will remain accessible until 6 September 2015.

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