15. March 2016

Seminar on “Heritage of the European Science Foundation”

HAEU, Florence, 11-12 April 2016 [more]

11. December 2015

ESSC Statement on Climate Change

The European Space Sciences Committee (ESSC) supports the Article (2) agreement on climate change of the Declaration of the ‘2015 Budapest World Science Forum on the enabling power of science’ urges such a universal agreement aiming at stabilising atmospheric concentrations of greenhouse gases and... [more]

23. November 2015

Mars Exploration Starts on Earth

MASE Project Press Conference – 25 November 2015, DLR Institute of Aerospace Medicine, Köln, Germany -  [more]

21. October 2015

EMB Brussels event to highlight the importance of ocean research in addressing climate change

A scientific forum ‘The Ocean-Climate Nexus’, organized by the European Marine Board (EMB), will be held at the European Parliament in Brussels on 21 October 2015 at 16.00. The special parliament event is being hosted by former EMB vice-Chair, MEP Ricardo Serrão Santos. [more]

21. September 2015

Review of the MEPAG Report on Mars Special Regions

The 'Review of the MEPAG Report on Mars Special Regions' is the final report (in prepublication format) of the Committee to Review the MEPAG Report on Mars Special Regions, a joint activity between the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine and the European Science... [more]

31. August 2015

Understanding the deep sea is key to a sustainable blue economy

A new European Marine Board paper calls for major progress in deep-sea research to underpin future management and exploitation of living and non-living deep-sea resources. [more]

2. July 2015

ESF Panel "Online tools to support transdisciplinary research" at ITD 2015 Conference

The International Transdisciplinarity (ITD) Conference brings together the international community of transdisciplinary scholars and aims at collectively advancing and improving theory and practice of transdisciplinary research. It is organised by the Network for Transdisciplinary Research (td-net). [more]

2. July 2015

Three books from The Academic Profession in Europe: Responses to Societal Challenges (EUROAC) project

The Academic Profession in Europe: Responses to Societal Challenges (EUROAC) was a Collaborative Research Project, coordinated by Ulrich Teichler and Barbara M. Kehm (University of Kassel, Germany) under the umbrella of the EUROCORES programme Higher Education and Social Change. Three books in... [more]

2. July 2015

Publication of book: Portrait of a Lady

An ESF Exploratory Workshop 'Portrait of a Lady: Women in Science' was convened by Sveva Avveduto in September 2013 and has resulted in a book [more]

18. June 2015

Sailing through Changing Oceans: Ocean and Polar Life and Environmental Sciences on a Warming Planet

In the current context of Global Change, sustainable and responsible exploitation of the Oceans can be realised only through a deep understanding of the Ocean processes and of the associated ecosystems spanning every latitude of Planet Earth. This is the key concept advocated by a new position... [more]