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National Space Academy

National Space Academy

The National Space Academy programme of student masterclasses, teacher CPD and careers events is delivered by a network of outstanding teachers and project scientists that use the context of space to teach physics, chemistry, biology, mathematics, geography and applied science to GCSE, A-level and BTEC students and their teachers.

Its purpose is to materially enhance the size and quality of the UK science and engineering skills pool. Government, Industry and academia have all expressed concern about student progression onto both academic and vocational pathways in STEM areas and the impact this will have on future economic growth and prosperity.


 

Find out more about the National Space Academy on our dedicated site.

From our Blog:

Our cafe development is on the launch pad and as part of the new menu we took delivery of a milkshake machine today, so we had to have a "training" session and try some of the new flavours!

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Space Now:

ATV-5 logo. Image credit: ESA.On the 29 July the fifth and final ESA Automated Transfer Vehicle (ATV) will be lauching to the International Space Station (ISS) and onboard will be cargo that the National Space Centre helped create!

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Birthday Parties:

Celebrate your birthday at the National Space Centre with our fantastic birthday party packages!

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