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What is Destination Space?

Celebrating Tim Peake’s mission to the International Space Station, Destination Space is an exciting and hands-on season of astronauts and adventure for families and schools. It will be coming to a science centre near you from October 2015, with schools workshops starting when Tim is in space in January 2016.

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View of the International Space Station and planet earth from space.

Spot astronauts in space

Learn all about the International Space Station and track its location in space so you can spot it from earth.

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29 August - 2 September 2016

Destination Space Week

Hosted by: Aberdeen Science Centre

Explore Tim Peake's Principia Mission to the international Space Station (ISS) and life onboard for the astronauts! You will also experience our new planetarium shows.a

East Sussex

21-25 November 2016

Uniformed Twilight Weeks

Hosted by: Observatory Science Centre, Sussex

The Centre will be opening its doors to uniformed groups from 5pm - 9pm. Tim Peake's mission will be very much in our minds as we explore the night sky (weather and light permitting) and help towards activity badges including science and astronomy.

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