iUniverse is a portal for science communication and science education connecting the public, scientists, researchers, teachers, students and journalists.
The Astrokit STEM Education and Outreach Toolkit Box is a physical box of resources and digital content which has been developed to be used to support the teaching of formal and informal STEM. Astrokit is a bespoke resource which comes with a catalogue of activities and games which the user can choose to add to their own “Toolkit” Read more…
Science Clubs, Maker Hubs, Maker and Tinker Days, Science Hack Days, Toolkits, robotics, rockets, its all going on in our Workshops! Read more…
We are inviting you to send in your video clips, poems, art, and creative expression to contribute to the documentary and join us on this amazing journey. Imagine “Life in a Day” and “One Day on Earth” with a space theme, that’s what we are aiming for! Read more…
Cyprus Space Office Launches Cluster of Excellence
March 20th 2013
The Cyprus Space Office (CSO) is to host a new Space Cluster of Excellence for the mediterranean region. The Space Cluster of Excellence will be facilitated by the CSO to support the growing number of organisations in Cyprus dedicated to advances in Space technology and the development of Space applications.
We envisage to develop a strong cluster to promote economic growth through leveraging innovation and business potential in the region. New employment opportunities, new products and services, new companies, new R&D activities and new patents will be the result of activities within the cluster.
Cyprus enters the race for the Moon with Google Lunar X PRIZE
5 February 2013, Nicosia
Cyprus has entered a $30 million competition to land a robot on the Moon by the end of 2015. The newly launched Cyprus Space Office is the newest team member of Synergy Moon, a private space company competing in the Google Lunar X PRIZE
Global Astronomy Month 2013 all set for April!
8 January 2013 Plans are underway to make Global Astronomy Month 2013 the biggest global celebration yet for Astronomy outreach. In 2009 the International Year of Astronomy reached 819 million people, to continue the legacy of IYA 2009 Astronomers Without Borders coordinate a programme of inspirational events bringing AstroArt, Online observing events, Sidewalk Star Parties to people all over the planet.
Space Hack Challenge to raise aspirations of Citizen access to Space
12 October 2012 The Space Hack Challenge is set to launch as an international competition to raise the visibility of access to Citizen Science projects and inspire Citizens to participate in developing their own solutions to space exploration and its development. Full Story…
Cosmos Mobile Science & Technology Centre:
The Cosmos Mobile Science & Technology Centre is a mobile facility which aims to tackle poverty in the worlds most deprived communities. Our aim is to bring the centre directly to children and communities who have little or no access to schooling to enable them to receive an education and acquire key skills to benefit their lives, be it to gain basic skills to enter employment, learn how to use a computer or gain support to start their own enterprise. Full Story…