Space Exploration


What does it take to become an astronaut?

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About this show

The exploration of space is the greatest endeavour that humankind has ever undertaken. What does it take to be part of this incredible journey? What does it take to become an astronaut?
Experience a rocket launch from inside the body of an astronaut. Explore the amazing worlds of inner and outer space, from floating around the International Space Station to manoeuvring through microscopic regions of the human body. Discover the perils that lurk in space as we subject ‘Chad’, our test astronaut, to everything that space has to throw at him.



23 min

Target Audience

All age groups upwards of 10


3D animated fulldome video


Unidirectional seating, suitable for concentric seating 


National Space Centre Creative | 2012


English, Arabic, French, ask for other languages

Technical Data

30 fps, up to 4k, stereo and non-stereo, 5.1 surround sound