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.

Geminid Meteor Shower 2020


In 2020, the Geminid meteor shower peaks on 13 and 14 December, with…

December in Space


Thirty rocket launches, 5 space anniversaries, 2 meteor showers and a great conjunction…

China’s Space Race


In this new space age more countries are pushing forward their own ambitious…

Leonid Meteor Shower 2020


In 2020, the Leonids peak on the 16 and 17 November, with up…

Happy Birthday Carl Sagan!


Astronomer, planetary scientist, cosmologist, astrobiologist, science communicator and poet, Carl has been a…

What’s Happening in Space in November?


As the days grow shorter and the nights draw in, there’s plenty happening…

Taurid Meteor Shower 2020


In 2020, the Taurid meteor shower peaks between 10-11 November, with 5 to…

A Halloween Message from Philae


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