Member Spotlight – Dr. Parvez Kumar

CASI turns the spotlight on its members who are making an impact across the country and around the globe. These members exemplify the mission and vision of the Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute. We gladly highlight our members as part of our mandate to make it the place to foster national pride and international esteem for Canada’s accomplishments [...]

By | July 18th, 2017|Member Spotlight|0 Comments

Beam me up? Scientists teleport first object ever from Earth into space

Chinese scientists successfully teleported an object from the Earth's surface to an orbiting satellite for the first time ever. A photon — a tiny sub-atomic particle — was "transported" from the Gobi Desert to China's Micius satellite some 310 miles above the surface. The Guardian reported it's a new record distance for quantum teleportation, which occurs when the complete properties of one [...]

By | July 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Without funding, Canadian climate science is in peril

Without funding, Canadian climate science is in peril Most informed people agree that climate change is a reality, and that the pace of change is being accelerated by human activities. Canadian research is making important contributions to the body of knowledge in the area. The $35-million Climate Change and Atmospheric Research (CCAR) program is the [...]

By | July 12th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments