Mission X 2017

Mission X is an international project led by the UK Space Agency, NASA and ESA and involving 29 different countries.

Mission X participants learn principles of healthy eating and exercise, compete for points by finishing training modules, and get excited about the world's future in space and the educational possibilities for their own future.

Students will practice scientific reasoning and teamwork while participating in hands-on training missions targeting strength, endurance, coordination, balance, spatial awareness, and more. Train Like an Astronaut mission activities include Base Station Walkback, Crew Strength Training, Do a Spacewalk and Space Roll and Roll. Educational science modules include Living Bones, Strong Bones, Hydration Station, Energy of an Astronaut, Reduced Gravity, Low Fat.

  • Register for mission x

    Schools can no longer register for this year's competition. Registration will open August 2017.

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  • Space education quality mark

    Available for any schools that have shown significant use of the context of space in STEM subject.

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  • tim peake

    Find out more about Tim Peake's mission to the International Space Station.

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