Every astronaut needs a good (space) suit

4 October, 6:30 pm

1 hrUnder 7, 7 - 12 yrs, Teenage, AdultPWYD

Talk | Science, Technology, Materials, Space

Any professional knows the value of a good suit, especially astronauts! On the first day of World Space Week, Andy Torbet and Mike Curtis-Rouse will take you through the features of a great spacesuit, why they are important and how you can make your very own spacesuit.


Andy Torbet is an extreme adventurer, survival expert and TV presenter; most notably the BBC’s The One Show, Coast, Operation Iceberg and The People Remember. Mike Curtis-Rouse is a rocket and materials engineer.

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