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 20, 2018

Europlanet Webinar: Working the Magic of Visual Effects on Raw Space Data 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 data exists in rather obscure formats, sometimes requiring a […]


— 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 […]


— 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 […]