WANT TO KNOW WHAT TIME IT CURRENTLY IS ON MARS?

Download the free Mars24 clock program from NASA. The engaging tool provides you with different views of the planet including its real time sun and night sides.

Space Saturday Returns!

Smart, modern and technical materials: Inspired by space technology

Teacher development day about modern and smart materials, including textiles, all set in the context of space technology.

Name The European Mars Rover

The UK space agency are giving you the chance to name the European rover that will go to Mars in 2020. The European space agency say the new rover will land on mars as of spring 2021 after its launch.

Guest Blog by Kathryn Mee

Kathryn Mee, student at St Albans Girls’ School, joined Airbus Foundation Discovery Space (AFDS) for her work experience in July - making her among 60 work experience students who have joined us in the past year. Please read on to read Kathryn’s ‘a day in the life’ blog and to learn more about what we do. Today I helped the team of teachers to help run one of the learning sessions that the Airbus Foundation Discovery Space provides.

AIRBUS FOUNDATION DISCOVERY SPACE & NHC HOST TOMORROW’S ENGINEERS ‘ROBOTICS CHALLENGE’

Hertfordshire’s next generation of engineers visited Airbus Foundation Discovery Space for the regional finals of the ‘Tomorrow’s Engineers Robotics Challenge’.

INVESTMENT IN LEGO MINDSTORMS THANKS TO UK SPACE AGENCY

The Airbus Foundation Discovery Space have secured a grant from the UK Space Agency to purchase ten Lego Mindstorms and rock sample investigation kits.

AIRBUS FOUNDATION DISCOVERY SPACE PARTNERS WITH GOVERNMENT FOR THE YEAR OF ENGINEERING

The Airbus Foundation Discovery Space has partnered with Government for its 2018 ‘Year of Engineering’ campaign.

UNDER FIVES’ SESSIONS AT AIRBUS FOUNDATION DISCOVERY SPACE

On the third Monday of every month, we’ll be offering fun sessions for children under five where everyone can get involved and learn more about science.

NEW 3D PRINTER IN ACTION AT THE AIRBUS FOUNDATION DISCOVERY SPACE

We’re getting to know our brand new 3D printer here at the Airbus Foundation Discovery Space.

ASTRONAUT TIM PEAKE OPENS AIRBUS FOUNDATION STEM CENTRE IN STEVENAGE

We had the incredible pleasure of hosting British Astronaut Tim Peake when he opened our new Airbus Foundation Discovery Space STEM Centre in Stevenage on the 26th January 2017.

AIRBUS FOUNDATION DISCOVERY SPACE HAS LIFT OFF

The Airbus Foundation Discovery Space, created in partnership with North Hertfordshire College, today opened its doors to teachers and community partners from across Hertfordshire, who got an exclusive sneak peek of the centre in action.

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