The Space Expo Mobile exhibition continues touring Europe and scored its best result ever in Rome.
In Rome, the Expo was visited by an unprecedented 52459 people, including young visitors from different schools.
The Tour is now heading to Vilnius, where it will stay from 17 to 22 september 2013.
The European Space Expo was launched by the European Commission to highlight the critical role of the European Union in space and space-based technologies.
It shows how space and its applications provide benefits to Europe's citizens thanks to the investments in the Galileo, EGNOS and Copernicus programmes.