X-CubeSat, the nano-satellite of École Polytechnique's student space center (AstronautiX), has just been launched in orbit on May, 17th, 2017 from the ISS. It joined the International Space Station (ISS) on April 22nd, aboard the Cygnus refueling vessel launched by an Atlas V rocket after six years of development.
International students of 2016 class participated in an integration and cohesion week organized in Normandie, Houlgate, by the Directorate of Human and Military Training of l'X from April, 3rd to April, 7th. They were welcomed by their French-speaking comrades who were happy to participate in a tutorship initiative.
Professor of Political Science at Bocconi University, Massimo Morelli came at École Polytechnique on April, 25th, invited by the Department of Economics, in order to talk on populism in the world and in France
Leader of the NIF Discovery Science Program at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Bruce A. Remington is lecturing on the research work the world’s biggest laser enables.
The lecture will take place in Becquerel amphitheater on Tuesday, April 18th at 3pm.