Just in time for World Space Week!
Jason Davis posted a news that an image repository of more than 8,400 high-resolution Apollo mission photographs (taken by Apollo astronauts during their trips to the moon) is available for viewing and download from
This Project Apollo Archive was created by Kipp Teague on Flickr in 1999, and recently was updated with new versions of the original NASA photo scans.
The original blog is available from
University of Calgary's Student Organization for Aerospace Research (SOAR) and CSS host a meet and greet on Thursday Oct. 8th at the University of Calgary. Presentations at the event will feature a range of space related topics including: High Altitude Student Platform (HASP) and CaNoRock project successes, plus presentations by the Canadian Space Society, the Calgary Rocktery Association, and space related researchers at the University of Calgary.
October 8, 2015 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Room Science Theatre 147
527 Campus Pl NW
University of Calgary
2500 University Dr NW
World Space Week in Alberta begins with the Space Exploration Symposium 2015, featuring a keynote lecture on October 5th, by Dr. Stern, providing the latest information from humanity's exploration of the outer reaches of the Solar System.
The Symposium continues Tuesday, October 6th, with talks by University of Alberta students and researchers, and featuring Canadian space industry Keynote speaker, Dr. Christian Sallaberger, President and CEO of Canadensys Aerospace Corporation.
The Symposium is open to the public and reservations for FREE tickets to Dr. Stern's keynote talk can be found here.
October 5, 2015 7:00 p.m.
Room 1-430, CCIS
University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB
FREE public talk – all are welcome!
The Space Exploration Symposium is an annual event brought to you by ISSET and the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada Edmonton Centre.
Ecole Viscount Alexander/Pembina Trails School Division, in partnership with the Canadian Space Society - Winnipeg Chapter (CSS-W) will host a space-themed event to commemorate World Space Week 2015 (4 - 10 October).
When: 8 October, 6-9pm
Where: Ecole Viscount Alexander, 810 Waterford Avenue, Winnipeg
Who: Public - we have a capacity for 100 participants; children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult
How: Admission is one non-perishable food item per person, which will be donated to local Food Bank
5:45pm - Doors open
6:00pm - Welcome remarks
6:05pm - Presentation by Dr Witold Kinsner on the Space Institute for Students
6:20pm - Presentation by Mr Khal Shariff on the Star Rangers, Mission: Space
6:35pm - Quick concession break
6:40pm - Movie Start - "The Right Stuff"
7:45pm - Intermission
7:55pm - Movie resumes
8:xxpm - Movie ends
9:00pm - Guests depart