Yearly News

  • January 22, 2019
    Western University helps world understand astronaut David Saint-Jacques' photos
    Canadian astronaut David Saint-Jacques is looking at the world from a different perspective — and Western University is helping the world understand what he’s seeing.

  • January 22, 2019
    Western gives CSA astronaut’s mission a boost
    While in space, Canadian Space Agency (CSA) astronaut David Saint-Jacques is using his vantage point from aboard the International Space Station to explore Earth. Saint-Jacques is observing our planet to better understand its geological, environmental and ecological systems and planetary scientists and astronomers from Western are supporting his mission in full force.

  • January 15, 2019
    Western-led team may unlock rocky secrets of Mars
    Humankind may be able to reach further back into the history of its nearest planetary neighbour, unlocking the secrets to the evolution, climate, and habitability of Mars, thanks to the efforts of a Western-led team tapped to improve NASA’s rover technology.