Astronaut at the Ismaili Centre: Humanity from space

Astronaut at the Ismaili Centre: Watch Webcast: Humanity from spaceJoin Ismaili Centre Toronto for a special evening with former astronaut and University of Calgary Chancellor Robert Thirsk, for a unique perspective about custodianship of the Earth. Dr Thirsk will provide a compelling lecture on how innovations can support space missions and subsequently, how space technology can improve life on earth, contributing to a number of different aspects, from health care to climate change.

This event will be webcast on March 29 at 7:30 p.m. EST at

About Dr. Thirsk

Robert Thirsk is a UCalgary alumnus, engineer, physician, former astronaut and a Canadian icon. Amongst his extensive achievements, he holds Canadian records for the longest space flight and most time spent in space.

Source: Webcast: Humanity from space | the.Ismaili

Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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