Mission Astro InSight Talks

Got a group of people that would love to hear about space? We have just the answer! One of our Insight Talks is perfect if you want to inspire and inform. Our speakers are very knowledgeable, entertaining and loving interacting with humans of all ages and delighting them with their expertise on the space industry and astronomical concepts.

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2024 SCIENCE WEEK SPECIAL: TIME HOP

Our time hop talk is all about light - specifically light travel time. Students will get a real feel for the delay between when light leaves objects and when it arrives here on Earth, and a deeper connection with well-known asterisms in the night sky like the Plough and Orion’s Belt.

Available: March 2024

EYFS / Key Stage 1

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Solar System HopScotch

A grand tour of the eight planets of the solar system with beautiful imagery and facts a plenty to satisfy little curious minds!
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Telescope Challenge

A fun practical session where the children use a small telescope to find ‘aliens’ in the environment around them!
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Back to the Moon

From Apollo to Artemis, the students explore what we found on the Moon the first time and why we are going back

Key Stages 2/3

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Solar System HopScotch

A grand tour of the eight planets of the solar system and the asteroid belt, as well as some of the most exciting moons!
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Space Careers

A talk to show students the possibilities available in the space industry - it’s about a lot more than just astronauts!
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Back to the Moon

From Apollo to Artemis, the students explore what we found on the Moon the first time and why we are going back
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Avoiding ASteroids

We explore asteroids and the danger and importance they have. We explore the idea of deflecting asteroids!

Key Stages 4/5

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Back to the Moon

From Apollo to Artemis, the students explore what we found on the Moon the first time and why we are going back
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Seeing The Invisible

A dive into the wonders of the hidden universe. We explore the JWST and see the universe through the eyes of the best telescope in space
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Avoiding Asteroids

Can we really stop another armageddon? We look at the ways we can protect Earth from asteroids and avoid the fate of the dinosaurs
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Extreme Life

Is there life in the solar system off Earth? We take a tour of the best candidates for place for life in our Solar System.
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Star-Stretching Gravity

A talk about the most talked about objects in space - black holes! This session explores if they are as mysterious as they seem!
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Space Careers

A talk to show students the possibilities available in the space industry - it’s about a lot more than just astronauts!

Community Groups

Got a group of children all eager to learn? We are able to do talks for community groups to give them a glimpse into the world of astronomy and a chance to ask their space questions. Choose from the topics above or contact us to discuss.

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In Search of Something More Bespoke?

Our in-house team of astronomy experts can create and deliver a talk on any topic in astronomy. Contact us to discuss your needs and we will create you a talk that is out of this world!

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