UK Space Agency: Destination Space

Ahead of Britain’s first European Space Agency astronaut, Tim Peake’s, recent successful mission to the International Space Station, the  UK Association for Science and Discovery Centres  and the UK Space Agency  tasked the Happy Seven with bringing to life the stories of the scientists and engineers behind the Principia mission in order to inspire the next generation of human spaceflight pioneers. 

Over a quarter of a million young people are forecast to join the Destination Space crew by the end of the programme, with a particular focus on reaching young women, as well as families with relatively little exposure to science.