Outreach

Here a list of some outreach activities

◉Collaboration on a Science & Art project: Mathias Ockert: "Haumea Sonification” für E-Guitarre und Elektronik

◉Collaboration on a Science & Art project: CD “signals from the cool” and the sound-installation. The work incorporates and translates physical  data into music  (in this case the light curves of trans-neptunian objects observed by Herschel). Part of the musical pieces are available in:

  https://www.bauerstudios.de/de/data/shop/6534/ncd4138.html

„Cool Tune“ for the museum Schauwerk Sindelfingen and the exhibition „rosalie Lichtwirbel

Interview at the Podcast Desde el Sur: explorando el Cosmos. Programa 400

Organization/Participation on the “Night of Knowledge” at MPS in Göttingen, Stands of Rosetta/MIRO and Gas Planets (2015 and 2019)

ESA - Space in Images: Herschel’s population of Trans-neptunian Objects

◉Guide tours through the Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research

Engaged in social media for science communication

Paper Contribution in the EGU, GeoQ Newsletter Issue 3: “'Eyes' of Herschel survey enigmatic region beyond Neptune

Interview at the Podcast “Geek Translated Into Spanish”

Responsible of the Stand “Microwave Astronomy” during the Open Day at MPS.

◉Leader of the project “Expositions of Sciences”. Organization of the exposition “The Universe, our immense home”,  exhibited at the Humboldt Planetarium, Caracas-Venezuela.


Some Outreach Talks

La extraña química de la atmósfera de Titán vista con el Observatorio Espacial Herschel, Seminar, Universidad Metropolitana, Caracas, Venezuela. March 2015

◉El Sistema Solar Visto por el Telescopio Espacial Herschel. Primer Especial 50 Aniversario Planetario Humboldt. Caracas, Venezuela. Feb. 2011

◉Taller de Astrofísica. High School: U. E. N. Juan de Escalona, Caracas, Venezuela. March 2010

◉Impactando a un Cometa: La Misión Impacto Profundo, La semana de la Astronomía, Isla Margarita, Venezuela. October 2007


Newspaper features 


Luna de Saturno ayuda a comprender fenómenos de la atmósfera terrestre. El Universal. April 2015, Venezuela

◉Noticias IVIC: La extrana química de Titán. 2015

Interview at the “Woman in Planetary Science”, December 2014

Jenseits des Neptun.  ESA. Space in images. June 2014

La diáspora científica. El Nacional, 7 días. 12 de enero de 2014, Venezuela

En el país han descubierto más de 600 asteroides. 18 de Julio de 2013. El Nacional, Venezuela

Una venezolana explora el universo con el telescopio más potente, Feb 2011. El Nacional, Venezuela.

Several newspaper features linked to the Nature paper: Ocean-like water in the Jupiter-family comet 103P/Hartley 2, 2011

Herschel Latest News: Herschel observes EPOXI-encounter comet Hartley 2, Nov. 2010.

The ´eyes´ of Herschel will survey the Trans-Neptunian Region. Division for Planetary Sciences, American Astronomical Society. October, 2009. 

Herschel halló galaxias lejanas. El Universal, 17.7.2009. Venezuela

Astronoma venezolana echara un vistazo al espacio inhospito. El Universal, 14.5.2009. Venezuela.

Fuera de este mundo. El sentinel, 13.10.2007, USA

La aventura de buscar estrellas. Todo en Domingo, El Universal.  Venezuela.

Impressive initial results from Herschel on the Solar System Research. MPS Notice, 13 Jan 2010.


rengel@mps.mpg.de © Miriam Rengel 2017