Why Conduct Experiments in Space?

The Soyuz MS-02 rocket launch on Wednesday 19th October in Kazakhstan. A very similar rocket took Tim Peake and Time Ronke up to the ISS in 2015 (Source: NASA/Joel Kowsky) It’s been a big week for space – with a mars rover crash landing, a successful launch of three new astronauts to join the team […]

Imperial Fringe: It is rocket science

Kicking off celebrations to mark British astronaut Tim Peake’s launch into space, this evening provides a unique opportunity to discover how Imperial researchers and some of its Exhibition Road neighbours are uncovering the secrets beyond Earth’s orbit. Come and talk to Imperial’s space scientists and get hands-on with research from across the College, with opportunities to: Journey through the solar system without even leaving South Kensington in […]