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Launch of Little Inventors: Inventions for Space

November 30, 2017

…3, 2, 1… Blast off! David Saint-Jacques, the next Canadian astronaut to go to space along with Dominic Wilcox, the chief inventor and creator of Little Inventors launched the special edition during an event at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum on Thursday, November 30, 2017.

The inaugural workshop was held with grade 6 students from St-Patrick School in Ottawa on November 28, 2017, whose inventions were then presented to David St- Jacques at the Launch event.

The most ingenious ideas of this national challenge will be made into real objects and showcased in a special exhibit as part of Science Literacy Week in September 2018. One of best will even make an appearance in space!

Photo credit: Cynthia Münster; Marie-Eve Boucher, NSERC