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The Amazing Canadian Space Race

The Amazing Canadian Space Race

On September 30, Canadian Space Agency astronauts Jeremy Hansen and David Saint-Jacques will go head to head in a thrilling space race that will bring them to space organizations around Toronto. The CSA will accommodate a maximum of 10 tweeters. For more information on The Amazing Canadian Space Race...

65th International Astronautical Congress (IAC 2014)

65th International Astronautical Congress - IAC 2014

International Astronautical Congress 2014, the world's premier space event, will take place in Toronto, Canada from September 29 to October 3, 2014 at the award-winning Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The Congress theme "Our World Needs Space" will promote an exploration of the relationship between Earth and space and the ways that space activities help to meet our needs on Earth.

AuroraMAX

AuroraMAX

AuroraMAX features live broadcast of the Northern Lights from Yellowknife, Northwest Territories.

25th anniversary of the Canadian Space Agency

25th anniversary of the Canadian Space Agency

March 1: 25th anniversary of the Canadian Space Agency. Our accomplishments have fuelled a flourishing space industry and inspired our nation.

Canada's Space Policy Framework

Canada's Space Policy Framework

Learn more on this comprehensive approach to Canada's future in space.

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Online Store Aeronautica

The Canada Aviation and Space Museum becomes the authorized supplier of Canadian Space Agency products. Visit the AERONAUTICA boutique to see what is available.

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Canada has the largest national parks system in the world - 42 national parks. Visit: "Space in my Daily Life"

Canadian technology takes aim at an asteroid

Photo of July 17, 2014

On July 17, 2014, Treasury Board President Tony Clement announced the Canadian Space Agency's (CSA) contribution to the OSIRIS-REx mission. The mission will use Canadian laser optic technology, like the device that took the 3D image shown on screen, to scan an asteroid, and choose the best area of its surface to collect sample that will be returned to Earth for study.

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IAC 2014

International Astronautical Congress - IAC 2014

IAC 2014, the world's premier space event, will take place in Toronto, Canada from September 29 to October 3, 2014 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.

The Amazing Canadian Space Race

The Amazing Canadian Space Race

On September 30, Canadian Space Agency astronauts Jeremy Hansen and David Saint-Jacques will go head to head in a thrilling space race that will bring them to space organizations around Toronto.

The grand winner for the Amazing Canadian Space Race is...

CSA's fleet of rovers

The Canadian Space Agency's Fleet of Rovers

In order to prepare Canada for the next steps in the international exploration of space, the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) has worked in collaboration with over 40 Canadian companies and universities to build a team of terrestrial rovers.

Train Disaster

Lac-Mégantic Train Disaster

Natural Disasters

Floods in Alberta

This animation produced from RADARSAT-2 data captured in June 2013, shows the maximum (in red) and minimum extent of the flooding in the High River region in Alberta.

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Meet Canadian Astronaut Jeremy Hansen

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