Pupils in space project

St Cuthbert's RC First School pupils are very excited to be given the chance to become space biologists.

Monday, 14th March 2016, 08:20 am
Updated Wednesday, 9th March 2016, 08:23 am
St Cuthbert's pupils were very excited to be given the chance to become space biologists.

As part of Tim Peake’s Principia mission, 2kg of rocket seeds are currently on board the International Space Station. On their return to Earth, St Cuthbert’s will receive 200 seeds which will be grown and the effects of space observed.

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The project is a partnership between the UK Space Agency and the Royal Horticultural Society.