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Living Space class in Space

Living Space

Participating classes will explore how indoor environmental conditions influence human health, and identify the best conditions for healthy living. This knowledge is important not only on Earth, but also on the International Space Station (ISS), the future Lunar Gateway, and as long-duration space travel progresses, maybe even on Mars!
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Living Space

Some examples of biomass

Generating Electricity: Biomass

Learn how biomass can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Biomass

Medical image of the brain using Technetium-99m

Innovations in Nuclear Technologies

Learn about why Canada is a world leader in nuclear technology.
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Innovations in Nuclear Technologies

Hands holding a hot mug

Introduction to Heat Transfer

Learn about the different ways that heat is transferred.
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Introduction to Heat Transfer

Nimesh Patel headshot

Nimesh Patel

Education Pathway
Job Title
Manager, Engineering Services
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Nimesh Patel

Testing of the Boeing Starliner spacesuit

Testing Spacesuit Material

Learn about a new material for spacesuits and the engineer who designed it.
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Testing Spacesuit Material

Ali Nematollahi in kayak

Ali Nematollahi

Education Pathway
Job Title
Technology Team Manager
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Ali Nematollahi

Colourful insulating wires

Introduction to Current Electricity

Learn about current electricity and why it should be handled safely
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Introduction to Current Electricity

Wind turbine and electrical cord

Generating Electricity: Wind Power

Learn how moving air can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Wind Power

Coal and natural gas fueled generator near Hanna, Alberta, Canada

Generating Electricity: Fossil Fuels

Learn how energy from fossil fuels can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Fossil Fuels

Solar power illustration

Generating Electricity: Solar Cells

Learn how energy from the Sun can be used to generate electricity.
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Generating Electricity: Solar Cells

Martina Bona

Martina Bona

Education Pathway
Job Title
Process Discipline Specialist
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Martina Bona

Serina Hall

Serina Hall

Education Pathway
Job Title
Mechanical Designer
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Serina Hall

 Getting a shock of static electricity

Introduction to Static Electricity

Learn about static electricity and where we encounter it in daily life.
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Introduction to Static Electricity

Aircraft mechanic

Aerodynamic Aviation Careers

Students will examine the aerodynamics of an airplane with the goal of improving an existing design and will explore careers associated with such a process.
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Aerodynamic Aviation Careers