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  • Virtual tour: Blue Abyss

    The Aerospace Medicine and Rehabilitation Laboratory, Northumbria University, is proud to be supporting Blue Abyss, the largest commercial deep sea and space training, research and development facility in the world, soon to be built at RAF Henlow.  Check out this virtual tour of the facility. 

    Dive into the Blue Abyss (Marine and Space Research Facility) from Blue Abyss Research Facility on Vimeo. Credit: Cityscape Digital

     
  • Northumbria University supports world’s first commercial space and deep sea research and training centre

    Press Release  •  Jun 27, 2017 14:06 BST
    Blue Abyss, designed by Robin Partington. Read more ...  
  • Space tourism could help boost science and health research – here’s how

    Spaceports will pave the way for spaceplanes, helping scientists access space for medical research.

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  • Dr Andrew Winnard on France24 discussing effects of spaceflight on Thomas Pesquet

    The Aerospace Medicine and Rehabilitation Laboratory's Dr Andrew Winnard talks to France24 on the day of ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet's return from his 6 month mission aboard the International Space Station.  Watch this video to see more.

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  • Medical guidelines for astronauts to be launched by Northumbria University in the US

    Scientists at Northumbria University, Newcastle, are helping to write the medical rulebook that will keep astronauts fit and healthy during long trips through the solar system. Read more ...