Outreach and Education at EPSC

Outreach and Education at the Europlanet Science Congress (EPSC)

The Europlanet Science Congress (EPSC) is an opportunity for sharing the latest developments in planetary science with communities hosting Europlanet’s annual meeting and around the world, as well as a platform for discussing tools, approaches, outcomes and innovations within the planetary outreach and education community.

Outreach sessions at EPSC2024 will include:

Outreach and Education Activities at EPSC2024

EPSC2024 is putting 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.

EPSC2024 Goes Live for Schools

Once again, the Europlanet Science Congress (EPSC) will be opening its doors to schools and giving students a glimpse of how contemporary science is done.

Find out how to get involved in EPSC2024 Goes Live for Schools!

EPSC Planetary Science Wiki Edit-a-thon

The Planetary Science Wiki-Edit-a-Thon, run by the Diversity Committee of the Europlanet Society, in collaboration with WikiMujeres, Women in Red, WikiDonne, Wikimedia Belgium, and 500 Women Scientists is an on going project. The main objective is to highlight diversity within the planetary science community. The Diversity Committe will be organising another Edit-a-thon during EPSC2024 to highlight diversity within the planetary science community.

More details coming soon.

#InspiredByOtherWorlds arts contest

#InspiredByOtherWorlds 2022 contest banner

The Europlanet Society Congress (EPSC) 2024 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.

The theme this year is ‘Returning to Earth’.

With missions like OSIRIS-REx and Hayabusa2 in the headlines, this year’s contest looks at ideas around returning to Earth samples and clues on the origin of our Solar system and life! Show us how you have been inspired to create drawings, storytelling, pictures, videos, stop-motion animations, models, craft works or art installations at home.

Find out more about #InspiredByOtherWorlds