The Role of NewSpace in Furthering Canadian Astronomy

  title={The Role of NewSpace in Furthering Canadian Astronomy},
  author={A. Boley and David Kendall and M. Byers and F. Grandmont and C. Byers and J. Busler and W. Evans and B. Gladman and T. Harrison and Catherine Johnson},
  journal={arXiv: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics},
  • A. Boley, David Kendall, +7 authors Catherine Johnson
  • Published 2019
  • Political Science, Physics
  • arXiv: Instrumentation and Methods for Astrophysics
  • [Highly abridged, from executive summary] As much as NewSpace presents opportunities, there are significant challenges that must be overcome, requiring engagement with policy makers to influence domestic and international space governance. Failure to do so could result in a range of long-lasting negative outcomes for science and space stewardship. How will the Canadian astronomical community engage with NewSpace? What are the implications for NewSpace on the astro-environment, including Earth… CONTINUE READING

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