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04.06.2015
Rosetta & Philae will be available as a plush version!

Rosetta & Philae will be available as a plush version!

Snuggle with Rosetta and Philae!

Our two space heroes are now available to pre-order as a soft, cuddly toy!

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30.05.2015
Group photo from Europe's first StartupWeekend Space.

Group photo from Europe's first StartupWeekend Space.

NewSpace Ideas for Europe

It is already a reality in North America. As part of the NewSpace movement, many young startup companies bring innovative ideas to the space sector and with those innovative ideas come advancements in this interesting and promising sector. “This topic has not reached Europe yet.”, says Sebastian D. Marcu. But the CEO of Cologne-based, Design & Data, is sure that “within the next months and years something great will happen here”. The movement has started successfully with the first StartupWeekend Space in Bremen for which the communications expert acted as co-lead.

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21.05.2015
ECMWF

ECMWF predicts the weather.

Precise weather forecast with a super computer

Design & Data produced an animated clip for the "European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts" – short: ECMWF. The minute-long film visualizes the mechanism whereby the organisation creates accurate weather predictions.

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19.05.2015
Logo Deutscher Preis für Onlinekommunikation

German Award for Online Communication: We are in!

Further Nomination for Rosetta Clips

Rosetta, Philae and the whole team of Design & Data are delighted: As we learned today, our well-liked comic series is nominated for “Deutscher Preis für Onlinekommunikation”, the German Award for Online Communication.

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10.03.2015

Cometary mission – Philae approaching 67P

Good news for all fans of our Rosetta cartoons: A new clip has been completed. You can now watch the sixth episode on YouTube.

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08.03.2015

Shooting for the UK Space Agency

Great honour for Design & Data: For the first time, we worked on behalf of the UK Space Agency. In the European Astronaut Centre in Cologne we filmed amongst other things, an interview with the British ESA astronaut Timothy Peake. The video should encourage pupils to take part in a very special space campaign.

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25.01.2015
StartUpWeekend Space Bremen

StartUpWeekend Space Bremen

StartupWeekend Space: Bremen

With the slogan "You too can #BeSpacial" the first StartupWeekend Space in Europe takes place on 10-12th April 2015. Hosted at Bremen’s Innovation and Technology Centre (BITZ), the event is designed to generate several lean space startup concepts within 60 hours. The aim is to give people with non-space backgrounds the opportunity to find an entry into the space sector by using their special skills – like once Design & Data Managing Director Sebastian Marcu did. He now operates as the event’s co-lead.

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06.01.2015

EGNOS: Added precision for satellite

Design & Data has started the New Year in full swing. A new corporate video for the European Satellite Services Provider (ESSP) has just been completed. We are now happy to present the final outcome to you. It covers the operation of EGNOS, a service that provides added precision for GPS data.

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19.12.2014

Company holiday

An exciting year ends and we are looking forward to the New Year 2015. In the meantime we will take a break to recharge our batteries. Our annual company holiday leave lasts from 19th December 2014 to 5th January 2015!

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16.12.2014

Professional use of Twitter Tools

Design & Data are moving into an exciting, new domain of digital communication. Equipped with a plethora of Twitter tools, we provided the European Space Agency (ESA) with Twitter support during the #CometLanding live stream of the Rosetta Landing Event last month. 2015 is set to become an exciting new year with a focus on developing social media TV applications.

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