HRH Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, speaking at the Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Space Conference (5.12.13) about the need to inspire youngsters to become the next generation of space scientists. He called for more outreach programmes and for scientists to think of new ways of engaging schoolchildren using space applications. Part of his official role is to promote and raise awareness of British science, engineering and technology expertise. The Duke also supports initiatives that attract increased investment into UK science and technology.
Location: Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Harwell, UK