CNES : Space for Earth www.cnes.fr. CNES serves society by making Space technology available to meet current needs and also by developing innovative technological solutions for the future
CNES serves society by making Space technology available to meet current needs and also by developing innovative technological solutions for the future
CNES is the public institution responsible for helping the French government shape its Space strategy and then implementing it.
CNES participates in the programme of the European Space Agency (ESA) for which it is a major contributor and also plays a major role in marge of international projects.
Sciences of the Universe, exploration& microgravity
“Inventories and cultural heritage of Space” programme
Example of promotion:
The At the Heart of Space exhibition at the Musée des Arts et Métiers in Paris
”Creativity and imagination for Space” programme
This programme offers artists (painters and sculptors, choreographers, dramatists, musicians …) unparalleled access to the Space universe.
Example of promotion: The Sidération festival
”Knowledge and cultural history of space” programme
The purpose of this programme is to stimulate interdisciplinary discussions, bringing together science, history and Space.
Series of lectures To the Sources of Space at the BNF
The Space Observatory: a partner to scientific and cultural establishments
2. The Space Observatory: implementing networked projects at French and European level
3. The Space Observatory, a structure open to new partnerships in order to develop European projects.
The Space Observatory
A dual ambition
Three kinds of actions
Key annual figures
Raising awareness, informing
Hands on projects
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