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Poems: A Tribute To Apollo

The first of the following two poems by Robin Spina was inspired by Mike Collins “I imagined him walking past his Apollo 11 command module on display in the museum, conscious of the fact that he was once inside it, a quarter of a million miles away, alone with no radio contact behind the moon“ […]

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Carol Vorderman

Calling all Yorkshire folk… one not to miss… the space twins… x https://t.co/rVq0MU9Lih — Carol Vorderman (@carolvorders) July 14, 2016 A nice shout out from the lovely Carol Vorderman for us. Carol is on the board which promotes space science education in partnership with NASA. She works alongside astronauts including our October guest Capt Mark Kelly and spaceflight companies […]

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Gene Cernan Event *URGENT UPDATE*

URGENT UPDATE: It is with a heavy heart that Ken Willoughby and Space Lectures must announce that due to an unforeseen illness Capt. Cernan is unable to travel to the UK. As recently as Tuesday morning the Cernan camp were finalising hotel details. Capt. Cernan was determined to make the trip but fate has not […]

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Moon Rock

It gives Ken Willoughby great pleasure to confirm that an Apollo moon rock will be attending this year’s Space Lectures events with Gene Cernan. On the Friday night we can now dine with the moon as well as an Apollo astronaut, and the moon rock will also be at the lecture event. The samples will […]

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Launch status check

The new website launch has been a huge success, THANK YOU for all your wonderful comments on Twitter/Facebook and collectSPACE keep them coming. It was especially nice to hear from NASA astronaut Nichole Stott  and retired NASA astronaut Scott Parazynski. Here is a write up by Joel Hughes whose company ‘Glass Mountain’ made it all […]

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