STEM & Education
Inspiring the younger generation
We believe that it is not only important to do this but it is a privilege for us to engage and educate the next generation.
Skyrora frequently get involved where we can, we regularly engage with communities, schools and families promoting the future of space in the UK and encouraging our younger generation to be excited about what space can offer in the future, so they can be part of it should they wish.
What is Satellite Remote Sensing? In this article we are going to explore what remote sensing is, how satellites obtain various data about the surface of our planet while being hundreds of kilometres away, and why is this technology so valuable in today’s changing world. Firstly, what does Remote Sensing mean? Throughout history, remote sensing has been defined in various ways.
Build Your Own Altimeter: Masterclass
The functions of an altimeter are relatively varied: whether that's to measure height when calculating wind speeds during weather balloon launch, or to control the release of the main parachute at a particular height above the ground during a rocket launch.