An astronaut’s advice for students

Julie Payette on why she chose engineering over music

5 things we learned about Sally Ride in the morning papers

The “first lady of space” lived a life of legendary accomplishments


Touching the face of God vs. punching him in the nose

Space nerd Colby Cosh takes Sir Richard Branson to task


Canadian astronaut accepts degree… from space

Robert Thirsk accepts honorary doctorate of laws from U Calgary


Astronaut gets degree for out-of-this-world achievements

Thirsk says it would be hard to send his honorary degree through space


Why university made me feel stupid

If high school had the same pace, you’d finish grade 12 in two weeks


When I grow up…

I want to be a doctor. In space.