Festival of Manchester
August 31, 2019
Project: The Space Shed (2017-2023)
Saturday 31 August
1pm – How To Save the Planet
Inspired by the Apollo Moon Landings, UNSA’s Director of Human Spaceflight Jon Spooner is trying to work out what we can all do to save the planet. Join him and UNSA’s first astronaut Mini Jon as they shoot for the Moon.
2.30pm Live from the Space Shed: with Chris Thorpe
Chris is a writer and performer, a founder member of Unlimited and a co-founder of the Unlimited Space Agency. Living in Manchester, Chris has travelled the world performing his work and will be chatting to Director of Human Spaceflight Jon Spooner about life, the Universe and everything.
The hilarious and moving story of how UNSA’s Director of Human Spaceflight accidentally set up his own space agency and hacked his way into space.