UK Space Life and Biomedical Sciences Association

Advancing research, benefiting terrestrial health and preparing for future UK human spaceflight activities

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  • Purpose

    Purpose

    Improving C3, uniting the domain, representing the field, creating a skilled workforce and supporting member needs.

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  • Strategy R&D Themes

    Strategy R&D Themes

    Our Space LABS research and development themes.

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  • Aims and Objectives

    Aims and Objectives

    Space LABS is advancing research, benefiting terrestrial health and preparing for future UK human spaceflight activities.

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News

NASA Studies Simulated Radiation

NASA Studies Simulated Radiation

NASA's Human Research Program (HRP) is simulating space radiation on Earth following upgrades to the NASA Space Radiation Laboratory (NSRL) at the U.S. Department of Energy's Brookhaven National Laboratory.

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Space-traveling flatworms help scientists enhance understanding of regenerative health

Space-traveling flatworms help scientists enhance understanding of regenerative health

Flatworms that spent five weeks aboard the International Space Station are helping researchers led by Tufts University scientists to study how an absence of normal gravity and geomagnetic fields can have anatomical, behavioral, and bacteriological consequences

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Astronauts should learn how to print out 3D equipment to save their lives

Astronauts should learn how to print out 3D equipment to save their lives

Astronauts should be taught how to print out 3D medical equipment as missions get longer, with greater risk of health emergencies, experts say

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What's Next for NASA's New Astronaut Class?

What's Next for NASA's New Astronaut Class?

A dozen new candidates were chosen from more than 18,000 applicants. Now the real work begins

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Announcement of Opportunity: Exploration, Education and Outreach

Announcement of Opportunity: Exploration, Education and Outreach

Up to £140K available for organisations seeking to run schemes that support education and outreach objectives of our exploration programme

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