End of the Draw Your Space contest

Aug 24
Our NEOShield-2 Draw Your Space contest has come to an end! Thank you to all the participants for the very good entries we received. The entries will now be ranked in two categories by a NEOShield-2 jury that will select the winners. The results will then be published on our website on the 31st of August. Have a nice day!  

Our “Draw Your Space” contest will finally end on the 21st of August!

Jul 29
  Space is interesting, space is mysterious, space is awesome! Who has never dreamed of going to space and live the life of an astronaut for a few hours or a few days? Even though we can’t make you go to space, we would still like to share a part of this dream with you and to know what YOU think about space and Near Earth Objects (NEOs). Use your Fantasy and let us dream

NEOShield-2 / La Silla Adventures #3

Jul 22
Our NEOShield-2 expert, Davide Perna was in Chile to study the physical properties of small near-Earth asteroids. His trip is now coming to an end and we are looking forward to see the result of his observations at the La Silla observatory! [caption id="attachment_1474" align="aligncenter" width="1024"] Last day in the beautiful mountains surrounding La Silla Observatory[/caption] Right now I'm still in the telescope control room, the observing night will end in about one hour (though we just had to

NEOShield-2 / La Silla Adventures #2

Jul 21
Our NEOShield-2 expert, Davide Perna is currently in Chile to study the physical properties of small near-Earth asteroids. Follow his adventures and discoveries at the La Silla observatory!                                                                   ... and the first observing night went well! Unfortunately the sky was not that good, as I