Julie Payette with Justin Trudeau

Incoming G.G. Julie Payette described as ‘perfect’ choice by former IBM colleague

When soon-to-be Governor General and former astronaut Julie Payette was training for her commercial pilot's licence, Yves Bousquet, a STG...

July 13th, 2017 Brian Jackson

International Space Station turns 15: Here’s how it will eventually be destroyed

Today marks the 15th birthday of the International Space Station (ISS), which is not only the world's orbital outpost, but...

November 2nd, 2015 Brian Jackson

Com Dev lays off 31 employees in Ottawa

Com Dev lays off 31 employees in Ottawa

Com Dev International Ltd., a major provider of space hardware will lay off 31 of its Canadian employees due to...

October 3rd, 2012 brian bloom

U of Waterloo, Maplesoft build smart space rovers

U of Waterloo, Maplesoft build smart space rovers

Software vendor Maplesoft, the University of Waterloo and the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) are collaborating to build unmanned land rovers destined someday...

July 12th, 2010 Kathleen Lau

Spotlight on Marilyn Steinberg

Spotlight on Marilyn Steinberg

InterGovWorld's Spotlight series profiles Executives, decision-makers and their initiatives across all levels of Canadian government.(CSA Photo) Part 1 of InterGovWorld's...

January 7th, 2007 Lisa Williams