education #

StarDome Portable Planetarium

Earth, Moon and Sun

EarthMoonandSun

How do these objects interact with each other? Why do we get different seasons? Why does the Moon look different throughout the month? Find out the answers to these questions and more before looking at the night time sky.

Recommended for: Key Stage 2 and 3

Curriculum links: Earth, Moon and Sun, The Earth and Beyond, Myths and legends.

Celebrating BepiColombo

Bepi Colombo. Image: AstriumOn Friday 5 October, the launch window opens for Europe’s newest spacecraft bound for the planet Mercury. Join us for a day celebrating this exciting mission and find out more about Mercury, the mission, and how Leicester scientists are involved.

Read more...

Scouting and Guiding:

Fantastic packages for Scouting and Guiding Groups.

Find out more

Space Missions:

Blast off on one of our specatacular space missions!

Find out more