Brian Blessed to commence BIS Prestige Lecture series

The British Interplanetary Society has announced the launch of a series of Prestige Lectures, commencing with a talk by actor Brian Blessed.  In addition to his acting career Blessed is a long time supporter of space exploration, having supported the BIS’ Campaign for Human Spaceflight and voiced promotional material for Reaction Engines.  He has also […]

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Deadline for International Astronautical Congress Grant Programme approaches


The International Astronautical Federation 2012 Emerging Space Leaders Grant Programme provides opportunities for students and young professionals to participate in the annual International Astronautical Congresses.  Applications opened on 1st January 2012 and the IAF is accepting applications until 1st February. The young people selected to participate in the 2012 Emerging Space Leaders Grant Programme will […]

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BBC Stargazing Live


The BBC in association with the Open University is presenting another Stargazing Live, starting tonight (16 January at 8.30pm) and lasting for three nights. Along side the TV show there are 100’s of events taking place around the country involving amateur astronomers as well as academics and the general public. To find an even near […]

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SEDSIC: SEDS International Conference 2012

SEDSIC is the international conference of SEDS: an annual get-together of SEDS members around the world.  This year the conference is being held at VIT University in Vellore, India on 2nd – 4th March; the theme will be “Students vision for global space sciences and technology”. SEDS organises the International Conference (SEDSIC) each year as […]

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