World Space Week

World Space Week

What is World Space Week 2024?

World Space Week 2024 is a week-long event that shines a spotlight on the boundless opportunities and challenges that space exploration presents. It’s a time where scientists, educators, enthusiasts, and the general public come together to appreciate the advancements in space technology and promote the importance of space education. The week encapsulates a spirit of discovery and serves as a global platform to inspire new generations of astronomers, engineers, and ordinary people to look up and dream beyond the stars.

When is World Space Week 2024?

World Space Week is celebrated annually from October 4th to October 10th. These dates commemorate two significant milestones in space exploration – the launch of Sputnik 1 on October 4, 1957, and the signing of the Outer Space Treaty on October 10, 1967. The week-long celebration in 2024 promises a plethora of activities, events, and educational opportunities for space enthusiasts of all ages.