New director shares vision for interdisciplinary space research collaboration
Professors Carolyn McLeod and Catherine Neish named among the nation’s top scholars by the Royal Society of Canada
Impending new moon arrival clears skies for viewing celestial event
From climate change to neuroscience, scope of Western research expertise grows
The Hiawatha crater could be young – as craters go – having formed between 11,700 and 2.6 million years ago
The investment will add to our understanding of the Moon’s geology and geophysics, in advance of plans to land a rover on the Moon within five years.
Western Space planetary geologists have discovered glacier-like features below the Martian surface in a relatively flat area – perfect for future Mars landings.
Variety of virtual offerings for school-aged children in July and August
An international team, including Western Space scientist Els Peeters, will use NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope to study the Orion Bar.
Western and Bishop’s team receives $1.1 million from Canadian Space Agency
Western Meteor Group contributes to international study of important asteroid recovered in Botswana.
As a space-faring nation, Canada could figure prominently in the emerging space resources domain.
More massive than most planets, brown dwarfs can spin at upwards of 200,000 mph, but there may be a limit to how fast they can go.
A mix of space flight and medical applications research, researchers are perfecting artificial intelligence-enhanced methods for 3D printing in space.
Western’s Denis Vida helped guide recovery of an extremely rare meteorite this week using Global Meteor Network, a world-wide camera collaboration he coordinates.
Science is outpacing policies for responsible resource extraction in space.
In its first full year, Western Space explored, discovered, dreamed – and became recognized as one of the leading authorities for all things terrestrial and extra-.
Western astronomy student Cole Gregg spotted a previously undiscovered asteroid flashing through the night sky.
A Western team has helped identify personality traits astronaut crews need to get along during a long mission to Mars.
Impact craters on Saturn’s largest moon have exposed ‘water ice’ from Titan’s crust – ingredients for life – a study co-led at Western reveals.