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Flying Experiments on the ISS with former astronaut, Bjarni Tryggvason
Start Date: 5/10/2019Start Time: 7:30 PM
End Date: 5/10/2019End Time: 9:30 PM

Event Description:

Good Vibrations: Flying Experiments on the ISS and Science Education

What is the best way to teach the fundamentals of science? Explore how designing and flying science experiments on the International Space Station provides opportunities for hands-on exploration of how science really works.

Bring your curiosity and meet others interested in space science, exploration, and astronomy.


Professor Bjarni Tryggvason is a former astronaut with the Canadian Space Agency. He was Mission Specialist on both the space shuttle and the ISS, aerobatic pilot of the Red Knight T-33, engineer, and space science educator. He is also the president of the Canadian Havard Aircraft Association and chief pilot of the Jet Aviation Museum in London.

Location Information:
Waterloo - Bricker Academic Building
Room: BA 111
Contact Information:
Name: Rockney Jacobsen
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