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— November 30, 2018

Outreach activities by EPEC members The Europlanet Early Careers (EPEC) outreach group has recently been launched with the main scope of bringing the European public closer to planetary science. During the past few months several EPEC members have conducted a variety of outreach activities within their local communities. The EPEC outreach group will keep you […]


— November 30, 2018

Teacher training in Ethiopia: SPACE I – EARTH’S SPHERES workshop This report is by Barbara Cavalazzi of the University of Bologna. The SPACE I – EARTH’S SPHERES workshop was held in Mekelle on 17th-18th November 2018, organised by Europlanet 2020 RI. It was attended by 46 science teachers from schools in the Tigray and Afar […]


— November 25, 2018

European contributions to the InSight mission to Mars NASA’s InSight (Interior Exploration using Seismic Investigations, Geodesy and Heat Transport) mission will land on Mars on Monday 26th November at 19:53 GMT. Two of the mission’s three instruments are European-led: The SEIS seismometer is led by Philippe Lognonné of the Institute of Earth Physics of Paris (IPGP), […]


— November 20, 2018

Europlanet Webinar: Working the Magic of Visual Effects on Raw Space Data Tuesday, 27 November 2018, 13:00 GMT / 14:00 CET There are decades of raw planetary science data available for free download online, through services such as the Planetary Data System, and individual mission outreach websites like UAHiRISE and MissionJuno. However much of this […]


— November 14, 2018

European Science Foundation signs agreement to host the Europlanet Society in Strasbourg The Europlanet Society was formally established yesterday at an official event in the City Hall of Strasbourg following the announcement made at the European Planetary Science Congress (EPSC) 2018 in Berlin. The Europlanet Society is a new membership organisation that aims to promote […]