News & Events
— May 16, 2017

Cornwall – Sea to Stars Europlanet 2020 RI is a partner in a new project to bring astronomy and geology to one of the remotest parts of the UK. ‘Cornwall – Sea to Stars’ has been awarded a grant of £30,000 by the Royal Astronomical Society as part of the RAS200 Sky & Earth project to […]


— April 28, 2017

Nominations for the 7th Paolo Farinella Prize are now open  **The deadline for the prize has been extended to the 25th May** The seventh Paolo Farinella Prize is devoted to planetary sciences and specifically to studies on the “Physics and dynamics of the inner planets of the solar system and their satellites”. The award ceremony […]


— April 28, 2017

Europlanet Funding Scheme 2017: Successful Projects Europlanet 2020 RI is delighted to announce the successful projects for its Public Engagement Funding Scheme 2017: Planets in Your Hands National and Kapodistrian University of Athens / Department of Physics Award: 7,000 Euros ‘Planets in Your Hands’ is a project to construct models of planetary surfaces in square […]


— April 28, 2017

Spotlight on Outreach: Barbara Cavalazzi, University of Bologna Dr Barbara Cavalazzi is Assistant Professor at the Department of Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences at the University of Bologna and visiting senior lecturer at the Department of Geology, University of Johannesburg, South Africa. Barbara has conducted research in many different areas of geobiology and astrobiology, and has organised field […]


— April 19, 2017

Date: 25 April 13:00 UTC Time: 30-45mins Webinar Title: Tales of Geology and Education in Ethiopia Europlanet’s monthly webinar series returns with Dr Barbara Cavalazzi from the Department of Biological, Geological and Environmental Sciences at the University of Bologna and hosted by Rosa Doran of NUCLIO. During the webinar, the unique geological aspect of Ethiopia and […]