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Thursday, 3 November, 2016

“Do you feel like Christmas cards have really lost their edge lately? Santa does too. Centuries of tradition boiled down to a twee sketch of a reindeer on a supermarket shelf? Unacceptable. Sick and tired of the dismal standard of … Continue reading

Tuesday, 1 November, 2016

Interesting research was published last month from the University of Idaho. Doctoral student Rob Chancia, and Physics Assistant Professor Matt Hedman, have been investigating significant patterns Chancia found in photographs taken by the Voyager 2 back in 1986. The Voyager … Continue reading

Tuesday, 25 October, 2016

One of the great things about working in the near-space industry is how much of the Earth you get to see. This was highlighted just a few weeks ago when Louis and I flew across the Atlantic to get some … Continue reading

Thursday, 15 September, 2016

SentIntoSpace are now sponsoring Tinsley Juniors FC, could a junior football team find a cooler sponsor? To celebrate the ‘launch’ of our partnership, we pulled a few strings (or parachute lines?) and brought the FA Cup to Sheffield! Back in … Continue reading

Friday, 22 July, 2016

On the 7th of July, Sent Into Space attended the Awards Ceremony for the KMF Young Engineer of the Year competition 2016. It was a great conclusion to what has been an exciting year for us. It was great to … Continue reading

Wednesday, 1 June, 2016

Last week we fulfilled one of our inner child’s lifetime dreams; we each got a Blue Peter badge! TV presenter Leah Boleto joined us on a mission to send a model of Blue Peter tortoise, Shelley, on her first journey … Continue reading

Monday, 9 May, 2016

Our journey to Belgium and the tale of the Space Frites! Last month we were on location for a project in Belgium with Radio Contact. We arrived on the Tuesday after a long drive down from the North of England … Continue reading

Tuesday, 19 April, 2016

Doritos in Space.. We sent two new flavors of Doritos up to the stratosphere, in celebration of the film Batmen v Superman: Dawn of Justice! The flavors to be released in Brazil, Jalapeno with Lime and Seasoned Cheese. Watch the … Continue reading

Wednesday, 30 March, 2016

Earlier this month we had the pleasure of meeting the 23 schools that are taking part in the KMF Young Engineer of the Year award! A project initiated by KMFs Managing Director, Gareth Higgins, back in 2013 in order to … Continue reading

Friday, 11 March, 2016

A launch we undertook at Manchester Communications Acadmey in the early hours of yesterday morning resulted in some amazing live images of the sun rising! It’s true when they say that the early bird catch the worm, in this case … Continue reading