Watch these NASA astronauts perform the 1st all-female spacewalk | CBC News

NASA astronauts Christina Koch and Jessica Meir are set to make history on Friday when they step outside the International Space Station for the first all-women spacewalk. Watch along here.

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Humans of the CSA – Magdalena Wierus – Intermediate Operations Engineer (Logistics and Sustaining Engineering)

Magdalena Wierus is Intermediate Operations Engineer (Logistics and Sustaining Engineering) at the Canadian Space Agency.

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2017 Top Canadian Research Award Winner: Jeff Dahn

Jeff Dahn is a pioneer in lithium-ion battery research and one of the world’s leading innovators in battery technology. The work accomplished by the Dahn Lab at Dalhousie University has had an impact on nearly every aspect of lithium-ion battery research. Continue reading

The High Cost of Dropping Science and Math – Let’s Talk Science

Science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) are vital to Canada’s economic well-being and quality of life. Our students show strong ability in these areas. We see that in national and international tests. The bad news: most students drop math and science courses as soon as they become optional in Grades 11 and 12. That decision costs us all.

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