British Science Week: Meet Barnes the ExoMars Rover
British Science Week is a national celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths and, this year, takes place from 8th – 17th March. Here’s three great ways to get involved at Jodrell Bank:
A giant interstellar bubble is being blown in the Andromeda Galaxy!
An international team of astrophysicists, including researchers from Jodrell Bank, have discovered that a remarkable star has been continuously erupting, on an annual basis, for millions of years.
Top Awards for University of Manchester Astronomers
Two University of Manchester astronomers have been awarded some of the Royal Astronomical Society’s (RAS) most prestigious prizes for their research and work in the field.
Get Set, Blast Off this half term!
Visit Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre this February Half Term and get set to blast off with our out of this world shows, sessions, tours and activities.
Its ‘Black Hole’ Friday!
Amidst the frenzy of Black Friday, don’t forget to support the gift shop at Jodrell Bank. All profits raised from purchases in our shop are reinvested into supporting our mission to inspire the scientists of the future.
Audio archive of Soviet Zond 6 lunar mission released by Jodrell Bank
Last week, we released the audio recordings from a Soviet space mission from almost exactly fifty years ago, just as the race to the Moon was approaching the finish line.
FREE Admission from 3 – 9 December with a National Lottery Ticket!
Thank You Week is back! From 3 – 9 December, we will be taking part in the Heritage Lottery Fund’s #ThanksToYou campaign by offering FREE ADMISSION to all our visitors who play the National Lottery.
Watching the skies at our Family Stargazing night…
To celebrate the changing of the seasons, we held our first Family Stargazing Night of the year last Saturday.
Girls Night Out at Jodrell Bank
Last Thursday we hosted another Girls Night Out event here at Jodrell Bank…
Operation Earth at Jodrell Bank
This summer, we partnered up with the Association for Science and Discovery Centres and the Natural Environment Research Council to engage our visitors with a host of fun and fact-packed shows and activities exploring the world of environmental science.