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Getting ready for CanSat 2018: guidelines and timeline

July 24, 2017
ESA

After an exciting launch campaign in Bremen a couple of weeks ago, it’s now time to start thinking about the future! Here are the guidelines and timeline of the 2018 European CanSat competition.

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Happy faces at ESA’s Summer Teacher Workshop

July 20, 2017
ESA

Fifty European teachers took part in 4 days of challenging classroom work at ESA’s Summer Teacher workshop last week!

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SPACE MOVIE NIGHT – Apollo 13 (1995)

July 5, 2017
ESA

Space movie night: Apollo 13, July being astronaut month makes this showing extra special. Doors open at 18:00 in the PICCAR theatre of the Science Gallery Dublin on the 13th of July. More information on tickets etc. please visit Apollo 13

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Students get to grips with gravity at ESA/ELGRA Gravity-Related Research Summer School 2017

July 04, 2017
ESA

After the success of the first ESA/ELGRA Gravity-Related Research Summer School in June 2016, the ESA Education Office and ELGRA (European Low Gravity Research Association) decided to repeat the experience. So, in late June 2017, the second edition of this Summer School was held at ESA Academy’s Training and Learning Centre, in Belgium.

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The 2017 European CanSat Competition winners are…

July 04, 2017
ESA

More than one hundred students from all over Europe participated in the 2017 European CanSat Competition, organised by the European Space Agency and hosted by ZARM in Bremen with the help of local partners, which took place from 28 June to 2 July.   The winning teams were announced on 1 July.   The  ‘La Burgoneta Espacial’ team from Spain won first prize,  while  Ireland’s ‘Canny Potter’ and Poland’s  ‘CANpernicus’ ranked second and third respectively.

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Help your students become young astronomers with CESAR!

June 30, 2017
ESA

CESAR is an  educational ESA initiative whose main objective is to engage school students with the wonders of astronomy and, more generally, science and technology. CESAR stands for ‘Cooperation through Education in Science and Astronomy Research.’

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