13. Description of the core message of your event and key topics to be covered (c.100 words):
How far into space can bacteria survive? What happens to sound in space? Over the last year, Newcastle University's School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering has worked with local pupils aged 13-18 to build a series of satellites to answer their questions about the edge of space. Come and see the results of their experiments, videos of the satellites, and have your own go at using some of the engineering techniques they employed.