22-25 July 2021 Jodrell Bank Observatory

Humans in Space: What’s Next?

Humans first went into space in 1961, landed on the moon in 1969, and have been be continuously living and working on-board the International Space Station since 2000, but where will we explore next?  Will the next footsteps be on the Moon or Mars, and who will they belong to?  Libby Jackson looks at what the future of human space exploration might hold and the challenges that will need to be overcome by the next generation of explorers.

Presented by Libby Jackson

Image courtesy of ESA/NASA


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