Mission Discovery Summer School - London 2024

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King's College London | 8th - 12th July 2024

👨🏻‍🚀 Learn from a real life NASA astronaut
🤩 Make friends that will last a lifetime
🎓 Get a taste of University life
🛰 Compete to have your idea launched to the ISS
🙌 Residential Package Add-on Available

Spend a week with NASA astronauts, space scientists, elite professors and get ready for life after high school!

This isn’t any ordinary summer school… You'll take on the exciting challenge of designing a space experiment. You'll be assigned to a team with an expert mentor who will guide you every step of the way, ensuring you reach your fullest potential.

At the end of the week, the best experiment will be selected to be built at NASA and launched to the International Space Station (ISS) on a SpaceX rocket, where astronauts on board will conduct it.

Mission Discovery will give you the tools to turn your ambitions into reality.

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Reasons to Get on Board!

🚀 Unlock Your Potential: Boost confidence and exceed limits with an extraordinary journey.
 
👨‍🚀 Learn from the Best: Gain wisdom from NASA astronauts and brilliant experts, inspiring and guiding your path.
 
👩‍🏫 Master Essential Skills: Develop teamwork, innovation, leadership, and more for future success.
 
💻 Real-Life Research Experience: Dive into captivating scientific challenges, discovering the secrets of the universe.
 
🔭 Elevate Your Achievements: Strengthen university applications and stand out from the crowd.
 
🙌 Thrive in Teamwork: Collaborate with like-minded peers, forming lifelong friendships.
 
Join Mission Discovery's epic STEM adventure! Dream big, reach for the stars, and shape your future!


Your ticket to the stars includes:

🧠 5 Day Summer School, packed with career boosting knowledge

🏆 Certification signed by an astronaut & the Mission Discovery team

📸 Selfie with an astronaut + a team photo’s with your new friends

👕 T-shirt to treasure, complete with your iconic Mission Discovery patch

✨ Galactic goody bag, full of space surprises


Mission Itinerary 💫

Throughout the week you will hear a variety of talks from our experts, based on a range of themes including team building, leadership, space, the sciences and personal development.

Your team will be assigned its own Mission Discovery mentor to help you every step of the way.

Just like the makings of any astronaut crew, the days focus is on bringing you together. By the end of day 1, you and your team will be functioning as an elite unit.

Now you’re ready to take on your first space mission. We introduce you to the design brief. You and your space squad will work quickly to pull together ideas.

Let’s finalise those ideas and work out how your experiment is going to work in microgravity.

You’ve done it, look how far you’ve come in only 4 days. Your experiment is ready for lift off! Let’s turn your incredible work into a presentation and get you prepped for the final tomorrow.

All the hard work is done, now it's time to present your idea to our friendly judges and accept your Mission Completion certificate and awards at the Mission Discovery closing ceremony. YOU DID IT 🤩


Residential Add-on Available 🙌

🛏 Accommodation
🍳 Breakfast
🍝 Dinner at local restaurants
👩🏻‍💼 24 hr supervision
🚶🏻‍♀️Escorted to and from campus
🏆 Complete your Duke of Edinburgh Gold Certificate
🔑 Doors open a day early, at 16:00 on Sunday 7th July 2024

The residential add-on is a great way to make friends and see some of London's top sights. In the evenings, you will eat out at one of your favourite restaurants; Honest Burgers, Côte, Pizza Express & Zizzi's.


Meet Your Team 🤩

Dr. Dave Williams
NASA Astronaut

Sarah Murray
Former NASA Leader

Prof. Steve Harridge
Physiology at King's College London

Dr Julie Keeble,
Pharmacology at King's College London

Dan Molland
ISSET - Team Oxford Chief Scientist

Jack Enright
ISSET - Team Oxford Scientist


A word from Astronaut Dave Williams ✨

"Mission Discovery is a tremendous opportunity and a place to accomplish your seemingly impossible dreams."

Dr. Dave Williams - Astronaut, Aquanaut & Best-Selling Author


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Tara, 17
An amazing experience :))

It helped me learn a lot about not only space and science, but also a lot about myself and others.

I feel more confident in myself as it forced me to work on my social skills for every workshop, but even during the evenings at the accommodation. The opportunity to work on projects at a higher academic level will be very useful for when we go to university.

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Oliver, 17
loved every minute of it!

Very interesting and incredibly fun with a very nice group and presenters. I now feel more motivated to work hard in school so I can fulfil my dreams of working in the space sector

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Seren, 16
Inspirational on an International scale

Meeting brilliant young people who possessed big ideas and specialist knowledge was truly inspiring. There was encouragement to look at the world of work competitively, while also focusing on bettering oneself by learning from those around. Mission discovery encourages you to execute the brilliant ideas that you invent, and whether you fail or succeed you will grow from the experience.

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Joseph, 14
the best summer school experience ever!

It was an amazing experience where I did so many amazing things and met so many great people. I will carry this experience with me througout my life.

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Gwendolen, 15
it was an amazing experience

I feel more confident in what I want to do when I'm older and has motivating me to work hard in reaching my goal. it has definitely inspired me to properly consider being an astronaut or work in space science as an adult and has also given me more confidence in working as a team and working with new people and stepping out of my comfort zone with talking to new people and presenting my groups project.