Canadian Space Agency

5.11.18

I Ate a Canadian Tasting Menu for Astronauts and It Was More Swanson Than ‘Jetsons’

The menu for astronaut David Saint-Jacques's mission into space included maple leaf cookies and a whole lot of fish.

9.6.17

Canada Will Study How Solar Storms Threaten Our Energy Grid

“Our technology is getting more advanced, so we’re more susceptible to space weather.”

6.29.17

Astronaut Chris Hadfield on Settling Space: ‘It Won’t Go as Planned’

The former ISS Commander weighs in on what skills we’ll need as we expand into space.

4.24.17

Two of Canada’s Astronaut Finalists Tell Us Where in Space They’d Like to Fly

Here are the 17 remaining candidates to be Canada's next astronauts.

2.21.17

What It’s Like to Be in the Running to Be an Astronaut

Can you sprint-swim through an aquatic obstacle course and then memorize a code underwater that you have to recall the next day?

10.21.16
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10.18.16

Astronaut Jeremy Hansen Describes Living in a Cave to Prepare for Mars

"That was as close as you could get to exploring Mars on Earth."

8.25.16

NASA’s Latest Mission Will Attempt To Visit an Asteroid—And Bring a Piece Home

OSIRIS-REx will help us defend ourselves against future asteroid attacks.

8.10.16

A NASA Scientist's Bizarre Theory for Why Astronauts Lose Their Vision in Space

To understand why male astronauts have experienced vision changes in space, we need to study women on Earth.

7.18.16

How Satellites Will Enable Canada to Surveil the Arctic With Drones

A proposed satellite network will keep an eye on the Arctic.

7.1.16

This Canadian Helped Humanity Fly To Pluto

Frédéric Pelletier navigated the spacecraft from Quebec City.

6.30.16
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