November 2, 2018

Europlanet is launching a new Society for the advancement of planetary science in Europe.

Find out more about the Europlanet Society and how to join.

News & Events
— November 12, 2018

Europlanet educational partner recognized on 2019 HundrED  list HundrED, a global education nonprofit organisation, researches inspiring innovations in education from around the world and annually selects the 100 most inspiring initiatives. Educational practices had to meet the criteria of being innovative, impactful and scalable to make it onto the list. For the 2019 list, HundrED has […]


— November 8, 2018

Teacher training workshop: SPACE I – Earth’s SPHERES interactions 17-18 November 2018, Mekelle SPACE I — Earth’s SPHERES interactions is the first workshop organized by Europlanet 2020 Research Infrastructure (RI) in the framework “SPACE – Speaking Planet to Teachers Community in Ethiopian“, which aims to bring new life into classes. SPACE workshops will be a great way to […]


— November 2, 2018

Farewell to the Dawn Mission Yesterday, NASA announced the end of the Dawn mission after the spacecraft missed communications sessions on 31st October and 1st November. Mission managers have concluded that the spacecraft has finally run out of fuel and is no longer able to  keep its communications systems pointing at Earth or turn its […]


— October 30, 2018

Spotlight on Outreach – HABIT Tour of Sweden This “Spotlight on Outreach” feature showcases how the Group of Atmospheric Science (GAS) from Luleå Tekniska Universitet is spreading the excitement of their involvement in ExoMars 2020’s HABIT instrument through a new touring exhibition around Sweden . The 2020 mission of the ExoMars Programe will deliver a […]


— October 26, 2018

Europlanet webinar: “BepiColombo Mission to Mercury” with Indhu Varatharajan, PhD Research Fellow at German Aerospace Center (DLR) 30th October 2018, 13:00 GMT / 14:00 CET Registration: https://goo.gl/forms/W5Ba3cD6D9PVruXY2 Webinar link: https://zoom.us/j/377665786 Mercury is the innermost terrestrial planet. Its formation and evolution are important for understanding the formation of our Solar System. On 20th October 2018, ESA/JAXA’s BepiColombo mission […]