Twenty Years of Securing Space
Steve Brooks in 2001 (in those REALLY hot denim shirts!)

Twenty Years of Securing Space

29/06/2021Written by Malika Andress

Steve Brooks began working at the National Space Centre before we opened the doors, so on the twentieth anniversary of that big day, we asked him about his most memorable moments.

A Treasure Trove of Planets


On 22 February 2017 NASA revealed the largest collection of habitable-zone planets around…

The Mercury 13


The Mercury 13 were an amazing group of ‘hidden figures’ in the early…

Answers: Name That Rocky World


We reveal the answers to the rocky worlds pictured in these six photos.

Name That Rocky World


Can you name the rocky worlds pictured in these six photos?

Leicester’s Space Selfie


On a cloudless boxing day while you were in the festive spirit, scientists…

Apollo 1 Fire 50 Years On


Marking 50 years since the Apollo 1 disaster.

Wibbly Wobbly Timey Wimey: Is Time Travel Possible?


The Doctor can travel anywhere in space and time, but can we?

In Memory of Gene Cernan


We reflect on the life and legacy of the last man to walk…

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