Alberta teen wins international science video competition

Maryam Tsegaye won $400,000 in education prizes in the Breakthrough Prize Foundation’s sixth annual Junior Challenge.

The Canadian Space Agency awarded MDA a contract to establish the technical requirements to build Canadarm3. MDA also built Canadarm and Canadarm2. | SkyNews: Where Earth Meets Sky
Canadian space company takes steps to go public

In Sky News This Week: Canadarm maker MDA announced on March 22 that it is filing paperwork for an initial public offering of stock.

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New worlds in art and space

Sky News This Week: The Mont Mégantic Observatory is getting welcome publicity through a new art exhibition.

Canadian sentinels watch for streaking meteors

In Sky News This Week: The trail of a rare fireball streaking across Alberta skies caught the camera of Athabasca University on February 22.

Perseverance rover starts rolling on Mars

In Sky News This Week: Researchers prepare for great scientific opportunities as NASA’s newest rover lands on the Red Planet

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Next Canadian in space is part of a new trend

In Sky News This Week: An investor is slated to be the next Canadian in space, taking flight through the new space economy.

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Computers could give astronomers a badly needed helping hand

In Sky News This Week: Machine learning has been around for decades, but it will enter likely the mainstream in astronomy soon.

How Canada is training the next lunar astronauts

In Sky News This Week: Western University is poised to help train a Canadian going into lunar orbit.

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Canadian camera to go on exoplanet hunting mission

In Sky News This Week: Canadian technology will be flying on the Roman space telescope in 2025, on course to capture images of planets outside our Solar System.

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