Canada’s newest astronauts finish basic training at NASA in Texas

It’s a small step toward the moon, but a giant leap for two Canadians. Joshua Kudryk and Jenni Sidey-Gibbons graduated Friday along with 11 Americans from NASA’s basic astronaut training and will be part of the next generation of space…

NASA chooses flying drone to explore surface of Titan, Saturn’s largest moon

Get ready to see another world from the eyes of a dragonfly — at least, a robotic one. NASA said Thursday that it’s sending a drone called Dragonfly to explore Saturn’s largest moon, Titan. Using propellers, the drone will fly…

Canada Post unveils new stamps commemorating Canada’s contribution to Apollo 11

June 27 2019 5:42pm July 20 marks the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. As Global’s Phil Carpenter explains, Canadians played a significant role in that mission’s success. ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if(…

Canadian contribution to Apollo 11 celebrated with commemorative stamps

Canadian contributions to the historic Apollo 11 mission that landed humans on the moon for the first time are being honoured by Canada Post on Thursday. The Crown corporation is issuing two commemorative stamps to celebrate the mission’s 50th anniversary.…