The Cassini Scientist for a Day Competition 2013 is underway 16 September 2013 The 2013 edition of the 'Cassini Scientist for a Day' competition is now open to entry from students. The competition is designed to give the participants a taste of life as a scientist. Read more
Welcome to the ESA Science Educational Support web pages. These pages offer an overview of educational material that has been prepared with the support of the ESA Science and Robotic Exploration Directorate.
Learning in school with XMM-Newton 30 May 2013 In 1572, the great Danish astronomer Tycho Brahe, saw a star explode in the heavens. It changed his view of the universe forever. Now, the remains of that explosion seen by ESA's XMM-Newton space telescope has done the same for a 16-year-old school student from Slovakia. Read more
ESA summer workshop for teachers 2013 14 March 2013 This year ESA is organising the 4th summer workshop for science teachers of students between 14 and 18 years of age. The workshop will be held at ESA's European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC), located in Noordwijk , the Netherlands , from 20 to 23 August 2013. Register now to avail of this unique opportunity to develop new skills and network with teachers from across Europe. Read more
Cassini Scientist for a Day 2012 Competition - Results 04 March 2013 Students from across Europe have been selected as winners of the Cassini Scientist for a Day 2012 competition. Coordinated by ESA, national competitions were held in several European countries, with more than 1000 entries. An equivalent competition was run by NASA for schools in the US. Read more
Competition winners attend INTEGRAL anniversary event 22 October 2012 The winners of ESA's 'Explore the high-energy Universe' competition attended the INTEGRAL workshop in Paris last Wednesday, which marked the 10th anniversary of the launch of ESA's gamma-ray observatory, to present their winning entries to the science community. Read more