Week in images: 22-26 June 2020

0

Week in images: 22-26 June 2020

Discover our week through the lens

Information for all visitors to ESA sites

0

Information for all visitors to ESA sites

Coronavirus measures for hosted meetings and visitors

ESERO France takes off to support and inspire STEM education

0
ESERO France

On 23 June 2020, the European Space Agency (ESA) and the Centre National d’Etudes Spatiales (CNES) officially launched the French European Space Education Resource Office (ESERO). 

Earth from Space: Peruvian Andes

0
Video: 00:03:47

In this week's edition of the Earth from Space programme, the Andes mountains, in southern Peru, are featured in this false-colour image captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission

See also Peruvian Andes to download the image.

Peruvian Andes

0
The Andes mountains, in southern Peru, are featured in this false-colour image captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission. Image: The Andes mountains, in southern Peru, are featured in this false-colour image captured by the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission.
CERN

European Organisation for Nuclear Research

0
I’ve been formulating my own personal hypothesis. A renegade team of fundamentalist anti-science spies broke in and used the LHC to rip...
Philosophy

Philosophy is the basis for critical thought

0
One of the most famous philosophers from history was Socrates who lived during the Golden Age of Greece. The method that has been named for him is a method of co-operative argument. This involves participants asking and answering questions that result in the stimulation of critical thinking. In turn it draws out ideas and forces underlying presumptions out into the open. This eventually eliminates false assumptions, contradictions and weak arguments. This is a an overly simplified explanation of something that I am far from an expert on however the more I learn, the more I know.

Nuclear Power Safety?

0
The nuclear option is the most controversial form of power here we explore 5 of the most famous nuclear events and look at some basic problems we face when dealing with nuclear power. Fukushima, Nagasaki, Chernobyl, Hiroshima, the Rainbow Warrior, Moruroa Atoll. These are all names that are closely tied to the most destructive elements of nuclear power. What are some of the challenges we face in dealing with nuclear power.
- Advertisement -

Latest article

Industry Innovation and Science Australia: making science and technology work for industry

0

The Australia Government has announced the newly named Industry Innovation and Science Australia (IISA) and 5 new board members.

NASA’s OSIRIS-REx Spacecraft Successfully Touches Asteroid

0
NASA’s Origins, Spectral Interpretation, Resource Identification, Security, Regolith Explorer (OSIRIS-REx) spacecraft unfurled its robotic arm Tuesday, and in a first for the agency, briefly touched an asteroid to collect dust and pebbles from the surface for delivery to Earth in 2023.

NASA, Department of Energy Expand on More Than 50 Years of Collaboration

0
NASA’s longstanding partnership with the Department of Energy (DOE) has enabled notable space exploration, from revealing more about the Moon to propelling the Voyager 1 and 2 spacecraft into interstellar space.