Science

Thirty Meter Telescope update

First TMT Primary Mirror Segment Assembly built at Larsen & Toubro contractor, April 2022 - India-TMT, along with industry partner Larsen and Toubro (L&T) in Coimbatore, have successfully manufactured and assembled the first Segment Support Assembly for TMT production. Credit: TMT International Observatory / India TMT Coordination Center

The delayed Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) is making some progress as the first primary mirror segment assembly was successfully manufactured, the project has a new executive director, and the State of Hawaii passed new legislation.

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What’s next for CSA after Canadian Space Exploration Workshop

NASA artist illustration of lunar ISRU

The three-day Canadian Space Exploration Workshop (CSEW) wrapped on June 16 after attendees spent most of their time in breakout groups discussing what to do next in Canadian space exploration and science. This page is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Log in. Fact-driven space news, columns, business, policy, technology and more. Support independent journalism. SUBSCRIBE TODAY

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The Moon is bringing good changes in astronaut health care: Saint-Jacques

During his presentation at the 2022 Canadian Space Exploration Workshop astronaut David Saint-Jacques presented some video clips discussing various health initiatives in space and their terrestrial benefits

The teamwork that astronauts perform during remote missions – especially as the Canadian Space Agency targets the Moon – will likely resemble the Arctic experience of astronaut David Saint-Jacques. This page is for subscribers only. Already a subscriber? Log in. Fact-driven space news, columns, business, policy, technology and more. Support independent journalism. SUBSCRIBE TODAY

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