December 31, 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
— January 2, 2019

Apply now for the Europlanet Outreach Prize and Funding Scheme 2019! Have you run a successful outreach project for which you deserve some recognition? Or are you looking for funding to kickstart an outreach project related to planetary science?  The application deadlines for the 2019 Europlanet Prize for Public Engagement and Outreach Funding Scheme is 31st […]


— December 31, 2018

Review of Europlanet Highlights in 2018 2018 has been a milestone year for Europlanet with the launch of the new Society and a plethora of planetary activities. Here, the outreach team has chosen its highlights from the past 12 months. December – European Commission showcases Europlanet 2020 RI success Danakil Depression in Ethiopia is helping […]


— December 13, 2018

Europlanet 2020 RI Featured as H2020 Success Story by European Commission The Europlanet 2020 Research Infrastructure (RI) has been selected by the European Commission as a Horizon 2020 success story and featured in an article in Horizon, the EU Research and Innovation Magazine. Links to the article have been promoted through the official Horizon 2020 and […]


— 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 […]