#AskEsaNasa @ EPSC2020

AskEsaNasa @ EPSC2020 – Today at 16:00 CEST

As well as hearing from speakers from ESA and NASA during the “Dialogue with Space Agencies” session at EPSC2020, there will be an opportunity to put your questions to the panel.

If you have questions for Lori Glaze (NASA), Luigi Colangeli (Head of the Science Coordination Office – Directorate of Science, ESA), and Loredana Bessone (Directorate of Human Space Flight and Operations, ESA), please submit them via this form, or Tweet us using the hashtags #EPSC2020 #AskEsaNasa


#InspiredByOtherWorlds Contest – Gallery

22 December 2020: View the winning entries

The Europlanet Society Congress 2020 (#EPSC2020) invited members of the public, schools and space enthusiasts of all ages to get creative and share their artworks and performances inspired by other worlds in a contest called #InspiredByOtherWorlds.

This gallery shows the submissions received.

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The public were asked to cast their vote for their favorite artwork. Voting is now closed.

The winning artwork was announced during a dedicated virtual award ceremony on 22 December. View the winning entries

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Outreach at EPSC 2020

Outreach at EPSC 2020

EPSC 2020 has put together an active programme of outreach activities to share the fascination and inspiration of planetary science with people around the world and to build links with new communities.

EPSC 2020 Goes Live for Schools

For the first time, the Europlanet Science Congress (EPSC) 2020 is opening its doors to schools and will give students a glimpse of how contemporary science is done.

Teachers and students are kindly invited to join us virtually with their classroom or educational institute  (suggested age range 12-18 years old or older).

Q&Α sessions will be broadcast live for students to question experts. Supporting workshops will be organised by both experienced and young researchers on planetary topics

Find out more about EPSC 2020 Goes Live for Schools

EPSC 2020 Planetary Science Wiki Edit-a-thon

EPSC 2020 Planetary Science Wiki Edit-a-thon

The Diversity Committee of the Europlanet Society, in collaboration with Women in Red and WikiDonne, are organising an Edit-a-thon during EPSC2020 to highlight diversity within the planetary science community.

We are compiling a list of notable planetary scientists who meet Wikipedia’s Notability criteria but are currently missing, with a special emphasis on women and under-represented groups.

Find out more about the Wiki Edit-a-thon

#InspiredByOtherWorlds arts contest

The Europlanet Society Congress (EPSC) 2020 is inviting schools  and space enthusiasts of all ages to get creative and share their artworks and performances inspired by other worlds in a contest called #InspiredByOtherWorlds.

Let your imagination take us on a voyage through our Solar System and planets around distant stars! Show us how you have been inspired to create drawings, storytelling, pictures, videos, models, craft works or art installations at home. 

Find out more about #InspiredByOtherWorlds

#PlanetaryScience4All video contest

The Europlanet Early Career (EPEC) Communication working group is giving all PhD students and early career researchers involved in planetary science the opportunity to showcase their research through a 4-minute video contest called #PlanetaryScience4All.

Videos will be shown during a dedicated session during the Europlanet Science Congress (EPSC) 2020. The winner of the competion will receive a free registration for EPSC 2021 in Helsinki,

Find out more about #PlanetaryScienceForAll