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Education and outreach of space aeronomy

Scientists of the Royal Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy (BIRA-IASB) deliver educational services to high schools and universities, and take care of outreach to the general public. They organize exhibitions and open days, give public lectures, write articles for the general public and keep you informed about their most recent atmospheric research and experiences through social media.

We are proud to present a new introductory film, in which the Royal Belgian Institute is being presented in all its facets. Discover the many fields of research and societal challenges in which the Institute is active.
For the duration of the period of confinement, due to the spread of the COVID-19 or Corona virus, the Royal Belgian Institute is adapting its slogan from "Science between Heaven and Earth" to "Science between Heaven and Home". We'll be sharing with you the little things that brighten our days in our new life and work routines.
ZOndag 22 november is het de digitale Dag van de Wetenschap, ontdek alle activiteiten die je van thuis uit kan doen, waaronder 4 activiteiten van het BIRA van 4 tot 104 jaar!
On Saturday October 10, from 2 p.m. to 5:10 p.m., seven women scientists will tell you about their research during the first Soapbox Science event in Belgium.
The Euro Space Center is the ideal place to discover the world of space exploration with the entire family, but it also allows young people to stay for a total immersion course, whether on school visits or during holiday camps.
The Birth of the Royal Belgian Institute for Space Aeronomy, entangled and interwoven with the emergence of the space age.
The UGent Armand Pien public observatory is reopening its doors to the public today, and has prepared a lot of fresh Mars science for you: an exhibition, a Mars-themed night and an online crash course.
For the International Day of Women and Girls in Science (February 11), we took the opportunity to ask some of our female researchers about their experiences with science.
Happy holidays!
Every summer, the Wolvendael park situated near BIRA-IASB, is transformed into a universe of its own. People, families, anyone can bring their tent and spend the night.