“One Billion Eyes For One Billion Stars”: New Exhibition Available

  “One Billion Eyes For One Billion Stars” The exhibition (in English, Spanish and Catalan) produced by the Barcelona team to explain Gaia for all audiences. Now updated with five new panels about the Second Gaia Data Release.   See digital exhibition here!  

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Gaia mission at Barcelona International Comic Fair

Gaia mission will be present in the next Barcelona International Comic Fair “Saló del Còmic” (16-19 April 2015) with the talk “Misión Gaia: imágenes para crear el mapa de la galaxia” by Xavi Luri and Josep Manel Carrasco on 18th April, at 18:30h in the conference room 2, at the first floor. http://ficomic.com/noticias.cfm/id/15061/esp/la-conquista-espacio-llega-salon-comic.htm

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Solar eclipse 2015 (Lletra Lligada, Ràdio 4 RNE, 16 Mar 2015)

Radio: “Lletra lligada”, Radio 4 (RNE) Title: “Preguntes sobre l’eclipsi parcial de Sol” Webpage: RTVE.es Publication date: 16 March 2015   “Preguntes sobre l’eclipsi parcial de Sol” Interview to Josep Manel Carrasco about the solar eclipse of 20th March 2015 in the Radio show “Lletra lligada”, Ràdio 4 (RNE). MP3: LletraLligada-Radio4-JMC-EclipsiSol-20150316...

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“El director del proyecto Gaia aboga por devolver el conocimiento a la sociedad” (Eldiario.es, 1 Mar 2015)

Newspaper: Eldiario.es Title: “El director del proyecto Gaia aboga por devolver el conocimiento a la sociedad” Webpage: Eldiario.es Publication date: 1 March 2015   El director del proyecto Gaia aboga por devolver el conocimiento a la sociedad EFE – Almería 01/03/2015 – 12:16h El director del proyecto Gaia aboga por devolver el conocimiento a la sociedad El catedrático de Astronomía y Astrofísica de la Universidad de Barcelona y director del grupo español del proyecto Gaia, Jordi Torra, aboga por devolver conocimiento a los ciudadanos, a través de la investigación, y...

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“Catalan algorithm for the European Space Agency” (Via empresa, 5 Feb 2015)

Newspaper: Via empresa Title: “Catalan algorithm for the European Space Agency “ Webpage: viaempresa.cat Publication date: 5 February 2015   Catalan algorithm for the European Space Agency Aiats Agustí BARCELONA 05|02|2015 Scientists have developed this company Catalan algorithm for compressing information useful in the world of cloud and mobile sector. Francesc Julbe and equipment Dapcom have worked for more than 10 years on the project of the European Space Agency Gaia processing software. During this time they have developed an algorithm for data compression mechanism to...

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