Universe Awareness uses the Universe’s beauty to inspire children in science and technology. We reinforce global citizenship and tolerance to welcome children to their international community. Resources are exciting, fun, hands on and encourage play, especially for age 4-10 from underprivileged backgrounds. We publish astronomy news Space Scoop in partnership with observatories. It shares the excitement of scientific discoveries, demonstrating there is much to learn; research children can contribute to in future. In 6 languages, it is a focus for a classroom discussion.">
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PCST Network

Public Communication of Science and Technology

 

Communicating science with children around the world
Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, UK, South Africa and Spain

Pedro Russo   UNAWE International Project Manager, Leiden University / IAU, Leiden Observatory, The Netherlands

Universe Awareness uses the Universe’s beauty to inspire children in science and technology. We reinforce global citizenship and tolerance to welcome children to their international community. Resources are exciting, fun, hands on and encourage play, especially for age 4-10 from underprivileged backgrounds. We publish astronomy news Space Scoop in partnership with observatories. It shares the excitement of scientific discoveries, demonstrating there is much to learn; research children can contribute to in future. In 6 languages, it is a focus for a classroom discussion.

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