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5 days to Our ThinSat Launch

5 days to Our ThinSat Launch

Five days to the ThinSat launch, courtesy Virginia Space with NG-11 mission. In extreme low earth orbit, the XinaBox SI01 sensor will detect magnetism, will we learn more about the South Atlantic Anomaly?

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7 Days to Our ThinSat Launch

7 Days to Our ThinSat Launch

7 days to launch, schools on both sides of the Atlantic are eagerly counting the sleeps. Thanks to Prof. Bob Twiggs, we have ThinSats launching next week!

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xChip SL01 is Going to Space!

xChip SL01 is Going to Space!

What is XinaBox Light Sensor SL01? XinaBox SL01 is a light sensor xChip that is used for data collection of ultraviolet, and visible lights while its partner SL19 measures infrared in space. Its success can be judged by the fact...

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9 days until xChips Fly in Space!

9 days until xChips Fly in Space!

We're counting down to the 17th April 2019, when the Antares rocket launches ThinSats into orbit! 55 of them will carry a payload of xChip sensors! Over one hundred schools have participated in this ground-breaking STEM programme and space journey to...

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8 Days to Our ThinSat Launch!

8 Days to Our ThinSat Launch!

Eight days from now we'll get data from orbit on our mission, measuring the magnetic field in extreme low earth orbit. It's our magnetic field that keeps our atmosphere in place, protecting it from solar winds. Will our satellite survive the solar...

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