Welcome to Stardust

Asteroid and space debris research and training network

Research

Research at the Edge of Tomorrow

Training

Training the next generation to guarantee tomorrow

Outreach

Facilitating public engagement with science

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Earth About Us

What is Stardust?

Asteroids and space debris represent a significant hazard for space and terrestrial assets; at the same time asteroids represent also an opportunity. 
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Earth Research

At the Edge of Tomorrow

The desirable life cycle for both asteroids and space debris demonstrates that a number of underpinning technologies needs to be developed to mitigate the risk posed by both types of objects.
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Earth Training

For our Future

Industry would need to work in close collaboration with academia and, given the global threat represented by both asteroids and space debris, also with decision makers in agencies and governments.
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Earth Outreach

Facilitating Engagement

Stardust is a non-profit European Commission funded project whose main aims are education, training and research. As such it is important to us that we engage with people everywhere we can.
As part of our Outreach activities we will be presenting workshops and exhibitions to the public in various locations.
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newspaper News & Events

Stardust researcher Amerlia Earhart fellowship success!

Stardust Early Stage Researcher Natalia has recently been awarded the Amelia Earhart Fellowship for her research on removal methods for space debris.

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Stardust wins at the UK Space Conference 2015
We are delighted to announce that Stardust has been awarded the Sir Arthur Clarke award for Space Achievement in Academic Research/Study.Read more...

Stardust Third Training School

The Third Stardust Training School (TTS) was the third network-wide training event and was hosted at Universidad Internacional Menéndez Pelayo (UIMP) in Santander, Spain on 6-10 July 2015.

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