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News 10 November 2018

In partnership with UNESCO, science centres and museums worldwide are celebrating the third edition of the International Science Centre and Science Museum Day (ISCSMD) on 10 November.

News 9 November 2018
People interacting with food during a workshop in the Tartu City Lab

Fit4Food has made available an exhaustive report and analysis on food systems. The project has also created a set of cards that can be used to inform discussions on topics related to food systems, such as circularity, climate change and nutritous and healthy diets among others.

News 9 November 2018
Science Square project programme at Zinoo Science Centre

The ERC=Science² project, funded by the European Research Council (ERC), engaged hundreds of Latvians at Curiosity centre ZINOO. In the framework of the project, LASC has organised a series of events called “Music and Sound” in Cesis, Latvia. Workshops, and dialogue activities, as well as a concert and visits to the ERC=Science2 stand were some of the strategies used to approach people to ERC grantees’ research projects.

News 7 November 2018
Strategic workshop at the 2017 Ecsite Directors Forum

70 Senior Manager will be gathering in Barcelona on 14-16 November for 2.5 days of strategic thinking & networking. Follow #EcsiteDF2018 for updates. 

Calls 5 November 2018
Linz Ars Electronica Center

Media Artists apply now for a stay at Ars Electronica Center. Deadline: 3 December.


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 #46, November 2018

IN DEPTH: Getting unstuck - part 1 by J. Becker

LOOKOUT: Science: a neglected Human Right?

COLUMN: Brokerage for bees by C. Franche

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