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18 January 2022 — Press release
The UK-built ExoMars Rosalind Franklin rover is set for launch in September after a series of successful tests, including driving off its landing platform.
18 January 2022 — Blog post
2022 brings a host of exciting astronomical events and the long winter nights provide an excellent chance to spend some time under the stars.
14 January 2022 — Press release
A UK-backed mission that will search for Earth-like planets has been given the green light to continue development after passing a critical milestone review.
Satellite launch from Spaceport Cornwall is a step closer following Virgin Orbit’s successful ‘Above the Clouds’ mission in the US
25 December 2021 — Press release
The once-in-a-generation James Webb Space Telescope has launched, with scientists and engineers across the UK playing a vital role in the mission.
20 December 2021 — Press release
A government-backed experiment which could help people live longer, healthier lives is set to launch to the International Space Station on Tuesday 21 December.
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