Baillie Gifford Borders Book Festival Online 2020
Broadcast Date Sunday 27 September
Humans have always been fascinated by the universe, but only a few have been daring enough to travel beyond the Earth. From venturing into space for the first time to building the International Space Station in orbit, the history of space exploration is filled with peril, bravery and strokes of genius.
Join spaceflight expert Libby Jackson as she reveals the very best true stories of humankind’s thrilling journey to the stars. Grab your space suit and jump aboard – it’s time for an astronomical adventure!
photo credit: Michael Cockerham
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