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.

Reusable Rockets – the Future of Spaceflight?

13/01/2017

On 14 January 2017, SpaceX will attempt a 'return to flight' in their…

Thomas Pesquet’s Spacewalk

11/01/2017

Thomas Pesquet will make his first space walk on Friday 13 January.

In Memory of Piers Sellers

06/01/2017

Our curator pays tribute to the life of British born NASA astronaut Piers…

Quadrantid Meteor Shower

03/01/2017

In 2017, the Quadrantid meteor shower peaks on the 3-4 January, with up…

What’s Happening in Space in 2017

01/01/2017

At the start of 2017 we look forward to see what exciting space…

Space Highlights From 2016

25/12/2016

What happened in space in 2016? Quite a lot actually!

Winter Solstice – How Does It Work?

21/12/2016

It's the shortest day of the year! Ever wondered what’s really going on?

Geminid Meteor Shower

13/12/2016

In 2016, the Geminids peak on the 13th and 14th December, with a…

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