Exploring Space or the Ocean: Astronaut Joshua Kutryk takes position

Media advisory

Halifax, Nova Scotia, November 5, 2018 — As part of the celebrations of Dalhousie University's 200th anniversary, Canadian Space Agency astronaut Joshua Kutryk will take part in a debate on the next frontier. The debate will be moderated by Canadian author and science broadcaster Jay Ingram.

Seating will be provided for media. Those who cannot attend in person can watch the debate live or at a later time on the University's website.

Time What Who Where
7:00 p.m. to
9:00 p.m. (AT)
Debate on the next frontier: space or the ocean?
  • Joshua Kutryk, Canadian Space Agency astronaut  
  • Kathryn Sullivan, former NASA astronaut
  • Christian Marois, Canadian astrophysicist
  • Antje Boetius, marine biologist
  • Boris Worm, professor of biology at Dalhousie University
  • Mark Abbott, president and director of the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI)
  • Jay Ingram, author and TV science broadcaster
Rebecca Cohn Auditorium
Dalhousie Arts Centre
6101 University Avenue
Halifax NS B3H 4R2

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