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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 September 2019
Otago Museum

At Otago Museum’s new science centre, Tūhura, Dunedin (New Zealand). Apply by 20 September.

News 11 September 2019
Open University, UK

PhD opportunity at the Open University, in Milton Keynes (UK), exploring education, engagement and inclusion in the search for life beyond Earth. Apply by 30 September (12pm).

Calls 9 September 2019
What do your toilets say about you?

A case study call for a portfolio in the November issue of Spokes. Send your contribution by 20 October.

News 6 September 2019
Session at #Ecsite2018, in Geneva, Switzerland. Credit @Ecsite/NHMGeneva

The #Ecsite2020 call for session proposals is open. Part of a successful session proposal is having the right partners: find them with the Conference Forum.

News 5 September 2019
Ecsite Space Group pre-conference workshop, 5 June 2019, Copenhagen, Denmark

Couldn’t join us in Copenhagen for the 2019 edition of the Ecsite Annual Conference? Catch up with the Ecsite Space Group’s activities with these two reports.

News 5 September 2019
Location of City and Food Labs across Europe

Seven new organisations join the project as Food Labs and take up the challenge of citizen engagement and competence building around food systems ready for the future

News 5 September 2019
Step into Space on display at Ars Electronica Festival 2019. Credit Philipp Greindl.

A brand-new exhibition, the project’s ambitious one-year engagement campaign for students, families and youth, and the space-eu.org website were launched in September 2019 at Ars Electronica Festival

News 5 September 2019
Show at the Trondheim science centre

Don't miss this yearly gathering for Senior managers of Ecsite's Full Member institutions, 13-15 November, Trondheim, Norway.

News 4 September 2019

The first EU-Citizen.Science Consortium meeting will take place on 12-13 September in Vilnius. For this occasion, we interviewed our local hosts who organise an event on the Perpectives of Citizen Science in Lithuania.

News 4 September 2019
The Ecsite conference at Experimentarium

The winner of the SySTEM 2020 STEAM award, Danilo Kozoderc, won a trip to the 2019 Ecsite conference by putting his science initiative on the SySTEM 2020 map. We sat down with Danilo to speak about his experience at the Ecsite conference and the new tools and methods he learnt that will help him support and shape his program back in Slovenia.


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 #56, October 2019

IN DEPTH: We need better problems by C. Fenollosa and F. Kupper

PORTFOLIO: Beyond the job description by W. Gajewski

COLUMN: Sustainable development: opportunities for our organisations by A. Rokne

And also: news from Ecsite members, good reads, jobs, project updates...

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