A Kapteyn/FWN team won the 2008
Academische Jaarprijs for Science
Communication, for the project
"Discover the Invisible Universe".

Team captains Gijs Verdoes Kleijn and
Peter Barthel receive the 100kEuro check
from minister Ronald Plasterk, while
W. Herschel negotiates his posthumous
Nobel Prize ....

The Kapteyn/FWN team, together with
great inspirator William Herschel

Winners Danielle and Ilse of the
national Infrared Photo Contest
receive their awards from
Miss Holland 2008, Deniz Akoyun

An inflatable, mobile planetarium was purchased using the prize money.
This planetarium is used at open days, science fairs, schools etc.
See the planetarium website

[Impressies fotowedstrijd, SciLinX website, schoolbezoeken, stedenbezoeken, bgm Wallage, mobiele planetarium, i.s.m. Discovery-truck, FLIR, NEMO, St.Joost, Huis Marseille, .............. ]