Space resources To inspire and engage young people in STEM subjects

Using space to enhance and support Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) teaching and learning in the UK

Rosetta swings by Mars (Credits: ESA, image by AOES Medialab)

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ESERO-UK collection

The resources in this collection bring together materials from ESA and other providers to use space as an engaging context for teaching and learning in STEM subjects.

Tim Peake space resources and inspiration

Find out how your school can get involved and be inspired by Tim Peake’s mission to the International Space Station. Access packages of space-themed resources for use with pupils from age 5 to post-16.

What's on Space education events

Space as a context for teaching science: the EarthCARE mission (part 2)

Nationwide, England (North East)

19. 10. 15 - 20. 10. 15

The EarthCARE mission aim is to study the role that clouds and aerosols play in reflecting solar radiation back into space and in trapping infrared radiation emitted from the Earth's surface. These are currently the largest uncertainties in weather,…

The latest news articles

Royal Astronomical Society opens its doors to primary school children for the first time

23. 07. 15

Sheila Kanani, one of ESERO-UK's Space Ambassadors, has had her article published in the An audience with Caroline Herschel , published in the Astronomy & Geophysics journal, is now available to read on the Oxford Journals website.

Ten schools shortlisted for Tim Peake Space Station contact

20. 07. 15

The Tim Peake website.

ESERO conferences were “out of this world”

17. 07. 15

The primary and secondary ESERO-UK space conferences were held this week at the UK Space Conference in Liverpool. With good attendance from teachers on both days, as well as delegates from the main conference, the sessions were busy and vibrant. Talks…

UK Space Agency brings astronaut’s mission to children across the UK

15. 07. 15

The UK Space Agency has invested over £1.5 million in education and outreach projects that harness inspirational power of Tim Peake website.

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Careers in Space

Looking for a career in space? Search up-to-date careers information from across the web in the teacher support section of the website.

UK Space Industry

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