Over 350 publications Europe-wide reported on the Researchers' Night 2013
31 October 2013
According to the preliminary media report, the Researchers' Night 2013 was covered in over 350 publications across Europe, representing a record in the history of the initiative. The event was featured in some of the top national media outlets, such as TF1, TVN 24, ABC, RNE, The Irish Times, RTE, Time Out London, Corriere della Sera, La Repubblica, La Stampa, ORF, Radio România Actualităţi, and many others. It also caught attention of leading press agencies such as ANSA (Italy), PAP (Poland) and APA (Austria). According to media coverage registered in the mainstream media, at least 85.5 million Europeans may have been aware of the science shows and performances organized on the night of 27 September.
Science is a scream: 300 cities in 33 countries celebrate Researchers' Night
25 September 2013
European Commission press release on the 2013 Researchers' Night.
Researchers' Night 2012 covered in over 220 publications worldwide
23 October 2012
The Researchers' Night 2012 attracted attention of both European and non-European media outlets and beat the record. According to media coverage registered so far, 125 million Europeans may have been made aware of the organized shows and performances during the night of 28 September. The events, hold simultaneously in various European cities, have been covered in over 220 news items in national and regional press, TV and radio. Examples include Czech Republic (Ceska Televize), France (France3), Hungary (MTV Hirado), Lithuania (Kauno Diena), Poland (RMF 24), Portugal (RTP), Slovakia (TA3), Spain (Abc), the UK (BBC) and the US (Netnews ledger).
First reports on Researchers' Night available on the Internet
1 October 2012
If you missed the Researchers’ Night or if you participated and want to share some images of the events, take a glance at the first reports from various European cities. Organisers of Science Uncovered at the natural History Museum in London, UK, Bereni2012 in Bucharest, Romania, and Energy at the University of Daugavpils, Latvia have posted some pictures with a short description of the activities. Meanwhile Radio24 followed the Researchers’ Night in Trieste, Italy, throughout the event, whereas The Times of Malta has made available a video report on the events in Valetta.
Researchers' Night: events in 350 cities for cosmic girls and boys
28 September 2012
European Commission press release on the 2012 Researchers' Night.
Eventia awards for the Natural History Museum
9 January 2012
The Natural History Museum (UK) won two prizes at the international Eventia awards for their "crime scene investigation" event organised as part of the 2011 Researchers 'Night:
EU Researchers' Night: Discover how scientists solve a murder mystery - and climb like Spiderman
22 September 2011
European Commission press release on the 2011 Researchers' Night.