ESMEA stands for Enacted Science and Mathematics through Astronomy. It is a project coordinated by LDAR/UCP. ESMEA has been initiated through the MRSEI program of the French National Research Agency (ANR).
On this page, you will find the latest information about ESMEA activities.
The first ever exoplanetaire, a human Orrery of an exoplanet, has been realised by Pr Rollinde at the Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris, through the call DIM-ACAV of Observatoire de Paris-Meudon and "Region Ile de France". The ESMEA team was present for the inauguration !
The project involved two high schools, and an association of students that produced different videos on this project : TV Jussieu
The LDAR funds a transportable lighter version of the Human Orrery that may be used for conferences, public events, and for activities involving inner planets and one Comet only (see here for a listing of Human Orreries). The design has been made by F. Recher (IREM de Lille)
The LDAR Human Orrery was used for a public event at la Sorbonne (Paris) organised by the CARDIE (an official partner to accompany educationnal innovations).
12 years-old children of the school Pailleron, Paris, made a choregraphy in front of different educational policy makers of Paris academy.