Cambridge Science Centre


Destination Space: Skills for Space

Wednesday, February 13th 2013 from 12:00 PM

It takes thousands of people with a huge range of skills to send just one astronaut into space. In this workshop pupils will test their skills by carrying out activities, linked to space programme roles.


  • Workshop
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Engineering

Space exploration requires a whole field of experts including scientists, mission controllers, doctors, trainers, engineers and astronauts. Aimed at 7-11 year olds, this workshop ‘recruits’ and ‘trains’ the next generation of space explorers. Packed with experiments, investigations and problem-solving activities linked back to human space flight young crew members will leave inspired.