From left to right: Albert Einstein, Arthur Eddington (expedition leader) e Andrew Crommelin (Astronomical observations in Sobral).

 

Schools in Portugal, in Sobral and São Tomé and Príncipe are invited to participate in Eddington e o pesa da luz contest.

It is intended that schools, accordingly to their cultural contexts, the curricula and the school levels, develop a project which can cover different components related to scientific and historical aspects pertaining to the historical episode in question, promote outreach actions which develop educational activities.

Contest promoted by Agência Nacional de Cultura Científica e Tecnológica Ciência Viva   in the scope of Eddington at Sundy (E@S).

For more information about the contest, visit this page.