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This Six-Year-Old Designed the Logo for UK’s Historic Satellite Launch
This Six-Year-Old Designed the Logo for UK’s Historic Satellite Launch

13 Apr 2022, 06:15 UTC / Britain will write history later this year with the first-ever satellite launch from its soil, and the rocket will be displaying a unique logo design

 
Rolls-Royce to Boost Space Exploration With an Autonomous Nuclear Micro-Reactor
Rolls-Royce to Boost Space Exploration With an Autonomous Nuclear Micro-Reactor

15 Mar 2022, 04:17 UTC / Rolls-Royce just got a boost from the UK Space Agency for developing a groundbreaking nuclear micro-reactor for sustainable power in space

 
UK Gearing Up for Historic Satellite Launch From Spaceport Cornwall This Summer
UK Gearing Up for Historic Satellite Launch From Spaceport Cornwall This Summer

17 Jan 2022, 08:42 UTC / Britain will write history as it gears up to become the first European country to launch a satellite from its territory, as soon as this summer

 
UK-Funded ISS Space Experiment Meant to Keep People Young, Launching Today
UK-Funded ISS Space Experiment Meant to Keep People Young, Launching Today

21 Dec 2021, 07:58 UTC / The effects of the lack of gravity on human muscles could help prevent ageing on Earth, and an experiment supported by the UK Space Agency will study that

 
UK Ready to Write History With the Launch of Its First Rocket in More Than Half a Century
UK Ready to Write History With the Launch of Its First Rocket in More Than Half a Century

10 Dec 2021, 09:12 UTC / UK is building its first rocket launch pad in more than 50 years. This is where the future Britain-made rocket will be tested, ahead of the 2022 launch

 
The UK Funds New Cutting-Edge Satellite Projects, Including the “Earth’s Thermometer”
The UK Funds New Cutting-Edge Satellite Projects, Including the “Earth’s Thermometer”

10 Nov 2021, 11:31 UTC / The UK Space Agency has awarded almost $10 million to eleven space projects, including a satellite that will deliver high-precision thermal images of the Earth

 
NASA and the UK Space Agency Join Forces to Launch an Interstellar Mapping Spacecraft
NASA and the UK Space Agency Join Forces to Launch an Interstellar Mapping Spacecraft

15 Oct 2021, 06:14 UTC / UK is gearing up to become one of the leading powers in the space industry, and it's collaborating with NASA for a mission that's critical to human exploration

 
UK Goes Big With Cutting-Edge Space Technology, Satellites Trio Soon to Launch
UK Goes Big With Cutting-Edge Space Technology, Satellites Trio Soon to Launch

28 Jun 2021, 10:20 UTC / Three British companies in the space industry have developed next-generation satellites that revolutionize connectivity and help protect the environment.

 
UK’s First Rocket Test Facility Unveiled, a $5 Million Cutting-Edge Space Lab
UK’s First Rocket Test Facility Unveiled, a $5 Million Cutting-Edge Space Lab

18 Jun 2021, 07:46 UTC / UK just opened its first National Space Propulsion Test Facility, one of only 3 in the world, for advanced propulsion engine testing.

 
UK Scientists Sent Worms to the ISS for Muscle Decline Research
UK Scientists Sent Worms to the ISS for Muscle Decline Research

7 Jun 2021, 13:50 UTC / Worms are the "stars" of a recent experiment related to muscle decline, conducted by UK scientists and funded by the UK Space Agency