Author Archives: Marco Trovatello

If Galileo had a smartphone ... Image credit: public domain

If Galileo had a smartphone …

Update, 26 April 2016: Have you, like us, been convinced that the team would win the regional contest of ‘ C.génial - Faites de la Science 2016’ at IUT Nîmes? They did!  We're now keeping our fingers crossed...

Rosetta in acoustic test chamber (Large European Acoustic Facility, LEAF). Image credit: ESA.

More sounds from space!

We spent a good part of the day before TEDxESA touring ESA labs and test facilities, talking to scientists and engineers and collecting and recording as many sounds as possible.

ESA Audio under Creative Commons. Image ESA/EUMETSAT
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ESA Audio licenced under Creative Commons

I presume some of you are already familiar with ESA's Soundcloud. In our continuing efforts to release more and more content under Creative Commons IGO licences, we have just compiled this playlist featuring recordings, sonifications and other...

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“ESA: A Europe that dares” featured in Quer...

The current (summer) issue of Queries, the 'european progressive magazine', features a byline article by Fernando Doblas, Head of ESA's Communication Department and co-author of this blog. Entitled "The European Space Agency - a Europe that dares",...

Fatoumata Kebe - Space Girls Space Women

Now showing: Space Girls Space Women

By Fernando Doblas and Marco Trovatello After an exciting week of ESA exhibiting at the Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, and with the imminent launch of the Copernicus satellite Sentinel 2A, our next event is already...