The International Space School Educational Trust (ISSET) in partnership with Young Edsplorer presents Mission Discovery. An international programme, providing the opportunity for students to learn and work directly with astronauts, rocket scientists, and NASA leaders. During Mission Discovery's five-day programme, students spend time learning from our specialised team with the aim to design an experiment to be launched into space. The winning experiment will be performed aboard the International Space Station.
With assistance from astronauts, NASA personnel, scientists and engineers, students will learn about space and STEM through a variety of exhilarating hands-on activities based on themes such as:
Mission Discovery has been led by multiple Astronauts, including space hero and record-breaking Astronaut Michael Foale along with Astronaut Scott Kelly who recently returned from spending a year in space.
Mission Discovery 2018 is to be hosted by Mayo College, Ajmer and offers a residential package.