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Since launching in 2008 we've engaged with more than 50,000 students, nearly 6000 teachers and hundreds of industry professionals. We started in Leicester and now deliver all over the world thanks to our amazing team of Lead Educators and Project Scientists.

We continuously educate, inspire and collaborate. We are experts. We use the inspirational context of space to teach physics, chemistry, biology, maths and engineering.  We facilitate pathways into the space sector, and we want to work with you!

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  • Update: Covid-19: Our plan

    190131 Highgate School Physics Masterclass 036 edits lowres webWe have had to make the difficult decision to close the National Space Academy office; both the physical one and the virtual one.

    This is temporary. We will be back!


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  • Covid-19: Our plan

    National Space Academy Team at Woolsthorpe ManorHere is an update on how we're going to proceed with bookings for this academic year, and what to expect from us over the next few months in line with the current government advice surrounding Covid-19. Read more ...  

  • Finding Pulsars: Radio Astronomy & Space science outreach in rural China

    Professor Anu Ojha in Guizhou Province in ChinaDirector Professor Anu Ojha was invited by the China National Space Administration (CNSA) to teach at the Tongzhou lower middle school in rural Guizhou province in China last month. The following blog is from Alasdair Hamilton, Head of Science and Innovation Team, at the British Embassy in Beijing. 

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