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Dr. Chris Gainor: Canada’s Contribution to Apollo’s Moon Landing

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Algonquin College Speaker Series Presents…

Dr. Chris Gainor: Canada’s Contribution to Apollo’s Moon Landing

Join us on Thursday, October 17, 2019, at 7 p.m. @ the Pembroke Waterfront Campus when Dr. Chris Gainor explores Canada’s effort to help the United States be the first country to successfully land a human being on the moon and return them to earth safely.

Dr. Chris Gainor is a historian of technology and writer specializing in space exploration and aeronautics. He holds a PhD in the history of technology from the University of Alberta, and he is currently writing a history of the Hubble Space Telescope for NASA.

He is the author of five books, and his work has appeared in many publications. His first book, ‘Arrows to the Moon,’ outlined Canada’s contributions to the U.S. human space program, especially the Apollo program. His fifth book, The Bomb and America’s Missile Age, has recently been published.

Chris is President of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada and Editor of Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly.


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