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05/06/2015 Gaia movie - impressions from the AGIS meeting in Heidelberg

A new DPAC outreach video, including interviews with Lennart Lindegren, Uwe Lammers and Ulrich Bastian, is now available on YouTube. Producers Klaus Jäger and Stefan Jordan use footage from the AGIS meeting in Heidelberg to explain the Gaia mission and its goals. For more information, visit the DPAC Outreach page.

21/05/2015 Vacancy: Postdoc position - asteroid observations in the Gaia era

The Laboratory Lagrange at the Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur (Nice, France) calls for applications for a PostDoctoral Fellowship, funded by the French Space Agency (CNES), in the field of solar system science connected to Gaia. The position is for one year, renewable once. The Postdoctoral Fellow will contribute to projects that explore data on Solar System objects produced by the Gaia mission, and the use of Gaia astrometry for the exploitation of Earth-based techniques, e.g stellar occultations, to investigate asteroid physical properties. Target start date: 1 November 2015, negotiable. Deadline for applications: 1 July 2015. For details, visit the Vacancies page or go directly to the Laboratoire Lagrange website.


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