Author Archives : Andy


Arrival of first experiments!

The first experiments for the mid-June launch have arrived at MARSBalloon HQ! These experiments have come from The Cotswold School Year 7 Science Club and the Eureka Club from Claires Court Senior Girls. They are testing a variety of important considerations for future Mars explorers including the effect on┬áseeds and the change in nutritional content […]


Teachers pack is now available!

The teachers pack has been released, which includes everything you need to know about making an experiment with your school class/club that will fit on our balloons. You can find it on our new downloads page. All teachers who have already registered will shortly be receiving experiment IDs and more information to get them started, […]


Promoting UK space careers at Ambitions+

On Monday 10th March members of the MARSBalloon team hosted a stand at the Ambitions+ careers event which was attended by around 2000 Year 12 students. Over the day we talked to many visitors at our stand about the many different careers in the UK Space industry and their entry requirements. They also had the […]