John William Jamieson, alumnus in Marine Geology, was named in the short list of 72 candidates to be the Canadian Space Agency's next astronaut

Posted on Friday, February 3, 2017

The Canadian Space Agency released the list of the 72 people selected out of the 3,772 applications submitted online for two new spots in its program. Those qualified for the first selection round will take part in a rigorous selection process lasting almost a year that involves several interviews, written exams and a range of physical and mental fitness tests.

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