Space Connects Us

Asteroid Foundation’s year-round Space Connects Us programme brings astronauts and experts to schools and universities around the globe where they give unique presentations on all things related to space and asteroids. We provide these educational experiences both virtually (via video conferencing) and in person, including visits to local Luxembourg schools. Here is a short list of some of the past Space Connects Us visits and events:

27 SEPT 18 | DR. ROBERT JEDICKE
Luxembourg (In person)
Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology
Scientist

30 APRIL 19 | MICHEL TOGNINI
India (Virtual)
French Astronaut

13 MAY 19 | RON GARAN
Greece (Virtual)
NASA Astronaut

14 MAY 19 | EDWARD LU
Morocco (Virtual)
NASA Astronaut

14 MAY 19 | FRED HAISE
Israel (Virtual)
NASA Apollo Astronaut

22 MAY 19 | GARRETT REISMAN
Latvia (Virtual)
NASA Astronaut

27 JUNE 19 | REINHOLD EWALD
Luxembourg (In person)
Lycée des Arts et Métiers
German Astronaut

28 JUNE 19 | PATRICK MICHEL
Luxembourg (In person) Lycée Classique de Diekirch
French Planetary Scientist

28 JUNE 19 | MICHEL TOGNINI
Luxembourg (In person)
Lycée Privé Emile Metz
French Astronaut

29 JUNE 19 | JEAN-FRANÇOIS ANDRÉ CLERVOY
SPACE India (Virtual)
French Astronaut

1 JULY 19 | MARK BOSLOUGH
Luxembourg (In person)
Luxembourg Institute of Science
and Technology
Physicist

1 JULY 19 | DORIN PRUNARIU
Luxembourg (In person)
Schoul an der Dällt
Romanian Cosmonaut

29 OCT 2020 | CHARLES BEAMES
Luxembourg (virtual)
University of Luxembourg
Space Entrepreneur, journalist, businessman

26 MAR 2020 | ESA X ASTEROID DAY
Global (Virtual)
The 5 hour livestream included astronauts, scientists and world-famous performers.

15 FEB 2021 | AMY SIMON
Israel (Virtual)
Asteroid Day Israel
Scientist

29 DEC 2021 | ED LU
Global (Virtual)
Co-founder of the Asteroid Institute Ed Lu presents on the ADAM
Astronaut

24 FEB 2022 | MARCO MICHELI
Luxembourg (Virtual)
How to accurately predict asteroid impacts?
Italian Astronomer

30 MAR 2022 | ESA
Global (Virtual)
Planetary Defenders Explain The 5th Asteroid

5 MAY 2022 | ESA
Global (Virtual)
Hiding in the daylight: Earth’s second, trapped asteroid