Odysseus contest was presented among others at major educational show named “The Universe in the soil” in the Czech town of Strakonaice. Young guests were introduced to several scientific topics, both concerning the universe and the microcosmos. The mascot and guide of full-day program was a marionette Mole, which represented both environments – the soil and the space as well as the Mole puppet joined the American astronaut Andrew Feustel 2011 spaceflight. The event was attended by over 500 school and pre-school children with their parents.
O concurso Odysseus II mereceu a atenção do Presidente da República Português Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa.
Na página da Presidência, o “Presidente da República felicita os jovens Carlota Fernandes, Diogo Repas e Nelson Rebelo que, orientados pela professora Cristina Pinho da Escola Secundária Sebastião e Silva, em Oeiras, venceram o 1.º prémio no Concurso Internacional ODYSSEUS II”.(ler a página original)
Odysseus II has been noticed by the Portuguese President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa.
On the webpage the President congratulates the students Carlota Fernandes, Diogo Repas and Nelson Rebelo that guided by teacher Cristina Pinho from Escola Secundária Sebastião e Silva have one the Pioneers category of the Odysseus Contest.