European Virtual Observatory (EuroVO)

EuroVO-AIDA/WP5 is a project developed within the framework of the European Virtual Observatory with the aim of diffusing EuroVO data and software to the public, in particular students, teachers and astronomy enthusiasts.

The educational material of EuroVO-AIDA/WP5 has been designed specifically for teachers in support of an effective presentation of astronomy in the classroom.

What to find in EuroVO site?

  • EuroVO-AIDA/WP5 free software for the public
  • use cases consisting of a general presentation of an astronomical problem and a step by step guide on how to use the EuroVO-AIDA/WP5 software tools needed to solve the problem. Use cases can be easily transformed into pedagogical units for middle- and highschools.
  • the latest EuroVO-AIDA/WP5 news
  • a selection of interesting and useful links
  • a brief presentation of the EuroVO-AIDA project