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Stay in touch with the latest developments in European science engagement... Ecsite offers ongoing news on this website, as well as a monthly online magazine, Spokes.

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News 11 May 2020

Two full members have been accepted - we're sure they will be welcomed with the warmth and community-spirit of our existing members.

News 8 May 2020
Spaceship earth (c) Ars Electronica and Florian Voggeneder

spaceEU held a webinar with multiple experts on "Converting Workshops to Online Training”, which you can now access online.

News 8 May 2020
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Food security can be a meaningful topic of engagement that uses as a starting point people’s lives under the measures to contain the COVID-19 pandemic. FIT4FOOD2030 has gathered a variety of resources to explore the relationship between food systems and the current situation.

News 7 May 2020

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Host the conversations you find meaningful now and connect with the Ecsite community.

News 6 May 2020
SySTEM 2020's partner's programmes

Over the past few months, partners from SySTEM 2020 have been structuring, honing and finessing their online engagement strategy. Here we showcase some programmes from four of the partners within the project.

News 6 May 2020
Citizen science characterization

Finally, Citizen Science has a document that gathers the variety of its characteristics, collaboratively produced by a working group of professionals.

News 6 May 2020
Learners at WAAG - Photo credit WAAG

We sat down with our Executive Director, Catherine Franche and asked her: why we should invest in science education? And she answered.

News 5 May 2020

Over the past two months, Ecsite has held weekly drop-in sessions for members and these are set to continue during the pandemic. Find a full list of dates, times and topics here.

News 4 May 2020

Science magazine is looking for a news intern based in Cambridge. Deadline 22 May.


Digital Spokes magazine

Spokes is the monthly magazine of Ecsite, the European network of science centres and museums. Hear the latest news from European science engagement, go further with in-depth features and make the most of the good reads, events and opportunities shared by Ecsite members.

Spokes magazine #63, May 2020

IN DEPTH: Responding to the pandemic: a social justice perspective by Emily Dawson and Barbara Streicher

COLUMN: United for biodiversity by Anna Omedes

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