September 22, 2010 - The Canadian Space Agency has awarded a contract valued at $6 million (CAD) to MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. (MDA) to develop a terrestrial prototype of a science rover for Mars exploration.
Launched on September 20, 2010 The AuroraMAX online observatory began streaming Canada's northern lights live over the Internet providing to the world-wide web a new window on the Universe.
In early September 2010, the Canadian Space Agency has delivered a test unit of its contribution to the James Webb Space Telescope, successor of the Hubble Space Telescope, to NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center in Maryland.
As a part of their basic training program, the NASA astronaut candidates are participating in familiarization visits of partner space agencies. On Friday, September 10, Canadian astronaut candidates David Saint-Jacques and Jeremy Hansen and their colleagues were at the John H. Chapman Space Centre, in Saint-Hubert, Quebec.
Sunday, October 17, 2010
The Conquest of Space in Images
Until October 24, 2010
Until December 12, 2010
Canada's Stellar Space Achievements
Until January 2011
61st International Astronautical Federation (IAF) Congress
September 27 - October 1, 2010
The ice island that calved from the Petermann glacieris breaking apart
September 11, 2010