Canadian Space Agency

Fieldwork for the Advancement of Science and Technology - Lunar Exploration Analogue Deployment 2018 (FAST LEAD 2018)

2.1 The relevance of experience, knowledge and skills acquired by CanadianHQPto the Canadian space sector needs<p>This criterion is used to assess the …

Canadian Technology

Wildfire burn scars mapped by satellites

Combining optical and radar data processing with machine learning analytics,<p>R-BAMdetects and maps wildfire burned areas and classifies the burn scars …

Canadian Technology

New Coalition Formed to Revive Canadian Space Program

A new coalition of industry, academic and interest groups has launched a campaign called Don’t Let Go Canada in an effort to bolster the Canadian …

Canada

Meet the Astronaut 'Den Mother' Who Takes Care of NASA's 2017 Astronaut Candidate Class

LONGUEUIL, Quebec — As Canada prepares to send astronaut David Saint-Jacques into space in December, a fellow future space flyer is teaching the next …

Johnson Space Center

Thousands of Canadians in path of extreme storms: Global Affairs Canada

The department says 440 Canadians have registered in areas expected to be affected by hurricane Florence, while 3,446 have registered in areas …

South Carolina

The Canadian Space Agency announces its first Science Advisor

Dr. Sarah Gallagher to champion Canadian Space Science.<p>LONGUEUIL, QC, Sept. 12, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to strengthening science in its decision-making, supporting the vital work done by Canadian researchers and ensuring that government science is fully available to the …

Canadian Technology

Transforming the future of space robotics

Have you looked at the back of your five-dollar bill? It features Canadian space robots Canadarm2 and Dextre!<p>Did you know that Canada sends …

Canadian Technology

Will Canadian Astronaut David Saint-Jacques, Match Chris Hadfield's Popularity?

LONGUEUIL, Quebec — It's been five long years since Canada had an astronaut in space, so there was a gaggle of journalists here at the Canadian Space …

Chris Hadfield

September 17 – 23, 2018

Anthropology<p>1491 (Second Edition): New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus<p>1493: Uncovering the New World Columbus Created<p>Catching Fire: How …

Canadian Technology

Sarah Gallagher, CSA's Science Advisor to the President and Associate Professor at Western University

Dr. Sarah Gallagher's research focuses on studying growing supermassive black holes at the centres of distant galaxies and the interactions between …

Canadian Technology

What It's Like to Snag a Spacecraft with the International Space Station's Robotic Arm

LONGUEUIL, Quebec — I'm just inches away from capturing a Japanese HTV cargo spacecraft on the International Space Station using the Canadarm2 …

Space Station

NEWS Briefs: Museum seeking space-themed art

Northern Life Museum & Cultural Centre in Fort Smith is teaming up with the Canadian Space Agency for an exhibit in the late fall or early winter. As …

Northern Canada

Canada space relations not affected by trade dispute

WASHINGTON — Both American and Canadian officials said they’re optimistic about continued strong cooperation between their nations’ space programs …

Space Exploration

Researchers look overseas for radar images of floods

Researchers in Kerala are turning to foreign space agencies to source satellite radar imagery for post-flood analysis and damage assessment as the …

Floods

David Saint-Jacques to speak ahead of December launch to ISS

The first Canadian astronaut set to head to the International Space Station since Chris Hadfield is in the final stretch.<p>If all goes as planned, on …

Space Exploration

Researchers use satellite data for flood mapping

A joint team of researchers from the University of Kerala and the Michigan Technological University, USA, have come out with an inundation map using …

Floods

Video: Canadian Astronaut David Saint-Jacques Trains for Space Station Mission

<b>Video Caption:</b> David Saint-Jacques has done years of training to be ready for a space mission. Since his assignment to the crew of Expedition 58/59, …

Space Exploration

Canadian space robotics

About the robotic arm, its data sheet, its history, cosmic catches.<p>The tasks of this multitalented robot, its data sheet, a satellite refuelling …

Robotics

Seminar for SMEs : Intellectual Property and Technology Transfer in the space sector

Description<p><b>English</b> <b><br>Registration deadline September 11, 2018</b><p>Firms that protect their intellectual property (IP) are more likely to increase their …

Intellectual Property

Media Invited to News Conference with NASA Astronaut Anne McClain

NASA astronaut Anne McClain, along with her crewmates, David Saint-Jacques of the Canadian Space Agency and Oleg Kononenko of the Russian space …

Johnson Space Center

Canadian Health Technologies for Space Exploration - Advanced Notice (9F063-180311/A)

Activity<p>The following statistics are only for the English page and are provided in close to real time. To calculate the total activity for a tender …

Canadian Technology

N.S. spaceport project still on track as province seeks more information: CEO

CANSO, N.S. — The head of a firm hoping to open Canada's only commercial spaceport says they remain on schedule for a slated first satellite launch …

Halifax

Environment minister sends Canso spaceport company back to drawing board

Nova Scotia's environment minister says she can't make a decision whether to approve a proposed rocket launch site near Canso, N.S., because the …

Nova Scotia

Canada's role in OSIRIS-REx

OLA will be the most sophisticated scanning lidar to ever be used in space. It works by:<p>firing short pulses of laser light toward the …

Canadian Technology

Large piece of Lowell Glacier quickly becomes pond of slush – Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet

Lowell Glacier, July 22-26, 2018<p>NASA Earth Observatory images by Joshua Stevens, using Landsat data from the U.S. Geological Survey and modified …

Global Warming

Canadian astronaut hopes mission with Russian, American colleagues spurs unity

When Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques lifts off to the International Space Station in December, he won’t be going alone.<p>Saint-Jacques will …

Canadian News

Large piece of Lowell Glacier becomes pond of slush – Climate Change: Vital Signs of the Planet

Lowell Glacier, July 22-26, 2018<p>NASA Earth Observatory images by Joshua Stevens, using Landsat data from the U.S. Geological Survey and modified …

Global Warming

Over the Horizon: A New Era for Canada-U.S. Space Cooperation?

*Registration for this event is now closed.* <br>Tune in to view the webcast of the event's keynote addresses. The Trump administration has revived the …

Space

Canadian astronaut’s lifelong wait for liftoff about to end

Canadian Astronaut David Saint-Jacques’s training regiment looks like an episode from the TV series <i>Fear Factor</i>.<p>The 48-year-old from Quebec straps …

Canadian News

Bad feelings between Canada and Russia don't matter in space, says astronaut David Saint-Jacques

Space exploration may not quite be the final frontier of cooperation between Canada and Russia — but it's close.<p>In spite of successive rounds of …

Space Exploration