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15 May 2020 — Press release
Salad seeds sent to space on the International Space Station (ISS) grow only slightly slower when back on Earth, giving hope for the future of growing food on another planet.
14 April 2020 — Press release
A new drive to fund space-enabled technology and services that can strengthen the NHS response to coronavirus has been launched today (14 April) by the UK Space Agency
9 April 2020 — Press release
A mission to Mercury, made possible by UK scientists, will conduct a flyby of Earth on Friday (10 April 2020) before it heads deeper into the inner Solar System.
25 March 2020 — Press release
The UK Space Agency and UKspace trade body are working together to help the space sector respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
4 March 2020 — News story
Today marks 50 years since the Black Arrow rocket conducted its first successful flight, launching the UK into the space age.
2 March 2020 — Press release
A large space sector delegation from Canada touches down in the UK this week to explore new partnerships and seek valuable opportunities to use space data, supported by the UK Space Agency.
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