Horizon Dashboard now gives access to the data & statistics on ALL the EU framework programmes for Research & Innovation.
This new EU Award for Gender Equality Champions is the European Commission's initiative to recognise and celebrate the outstanding results achieved in the implementation of gender equality by academic and research organisations. The application process to this first edition of this EU Award is now open. There are 3 prize categories: Sustainable Gender Equality Champions Newcomer Gender [...]
Save the date! Conference on the 40th anniversary of the start of VLBI in Italy planned for May 22-26, 2023
On the occasion of the 40th anniversary of the start of VLBI operations in Italy, a VLBI conference with the provisional title Bologna-VLBI: Life begins at 40! New frontiers and scientific challenges with enhanced frequency/time/space dynamic range is planned to take place in Bologna at the CNR Research Area on May 22-26, 2023. The conference is [...]
On 9 August 2022 the European Commission adopted a proposal for a Council Recommendation on the guiding principles for knowledge valorisation with the aim to increase social and economic value from knowledge and transforming data and research results into sustainable products and solutions. Read here the EC article on the proposal published by the Directorate-General [...]
Scientists using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) to study planet formation have made the first-ever detection of gas in a circumplanetary disk. The detection also suggests the presence of a very young exoplanet. The results of the research are published in The Astrophysical Journal Letters. Read the ALMA article ALMA Makes First-Ever Detection of Gas in a Circumplanetary [...]
The Annual Report on Research and Technological Development Activities of the European Union and Monitoring of Horizon Europe and Horizon 2020 in 2021 has been issued on August 5, 2022.
Scientists at the Event Horizon Telescope (EHT) have imaged the distant blazar J1924-2914 with unprecedented angular resolution, revealing previously unseen details of the source structure. The images reveal a helically bent jet emerging from a compact quasar core; EHT scientists managed to map the linearly polarized emission in the inner part of the J1924-2914 quasar. [...]
The call is open for observing proposals on IRAM telescopes, both the NOEMA interferometer and the 30-meter telescope, for the winter semester 2022/23. For both observatories, the scheduling period is December 01, 2022 to May 31, 2023. Access/funding offered through the ORP (Opticon RadioNet Pilot) project. Submission deadline: September 15, 2022, 17:00 CEST (UT + [...]