The trademark of SPACE is innovation, passion and total commitment to spreading knowledge of astronomy and space sciences amongst the masses. Every project in SPACE is an opportunity for us to communicate our belief in developing scientific temperament to people, especially children, to create an intelligent and analytic global community.
SPACE offers tailor made products and services suited for a wide spectrum of audience, aimed at making learning hands-on, relevant to everyday life, comprehensible, exciting and fun. The company’s exclusive offerings range over educational programmes for all school needs, recreational science solutions, skill development workshops, technical consultancy and training, Astro-tourism services and customized services for clients.
SPACE has successfully implemented astronomy and space science curriculum in the Indian education system. In this context, we have developed a variety of astronomy and space science educational concepts through astronomy projects, sessions, tutorials and modules based on school curriculum for education, catering to requirements of schools & students in India.
The company reaches to more than 20,000 students annually and serves over 250 schools, colleges & universities through its various programmes and partners in locations pan India!
It is a member of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII), India’s premier business association.
To provide distinct and innovative, astronomy & space science services and products that are simple and fun to understand, spark the imagination of all and are delivered by knowledgeable, friendly staff to provide a memorable experience for customers.
To be a global leader in providing astronomy and space themed products and services by the year 2020. We aim:
- To develop and popularize astronomy in India
- To establish India on a global space science platform
- To harness scientific temperament and inculcate rational thinking among students
- To contribute to the nation’s economy through the untapped potential of Astro-tourism
- To create proficient scientific educators & communicators
- To provide entrepreneurship and employment opportunities
- To build practical in-depth knowledge about application of astronomy
- To create a Global association with international space science agencies, societies, amateur & professional organisations, government agencies, science observatories and companies
The following companies are various wings of the SPACE Group –
- SPACE Technology & Education Pvt Ltd runs hands-on astronomy & space science based education, consultancy and training services. Find out more
- Astro Tourism India Pvt Ltd is the tourism wing. It engages in tourism services and adventure expeditions tied in with sky observing, for astronomy enthusiasts. Tours includes popular school tours to NASA. We also operate a luxury camp and observing site at Sariska open to all equipped with tents and organic farm. The packages include recreation, night sky observing and safari. Find out more
- Gnomon Astrotech Pvt Ltd markets Astronomical equipment such as telescopes and binoculars and the products researched & developed by SPACE, such as Astronomy Games, Gadgets, Educational Aids and a lot more. Find out more
- SPACE Foundation is a non-profit society working for Science popularisation and outreach & towards building scientific temper in the community. Find out more
- Leo Planetaria manufactures digital planetarium & software for fixed and mobile platforms. Find out more
- SPACE Earthnauts is a specialized education, exploration and adventure tourism based branch of SPACE Group of companies, which is introducing concepts of education and learning of new skills through its out of the box and innovative travel programs. Find out more
- SPACE Arcade is the company’s flagship retail outlet running across India, since January 2010, through an exhaustive network of dealers and distributors. Find out more
- Eclipse Chasers Athenaeum (ECa) is a forum that brings together astronomers and eclipse chasers to facilitate discussion and planning for viewing eclipses.
- Astronomica is the amateur astronomers’ wing of SPACE, and a forum for amateurs and professionals with a passion for Astronomy. Find out more