His iPod is Canada’s first space telescope, called MOST. Jaymie is Mission Scientist in charge of MOST, a leader of the Canadian-Austrian-Polish BRITE Constellation satellite project, and on the Executive Council of NASA’s Kepler satellite. An astronomy educator extraordinaire, Jaymie was appointed an Officer of the Order of Canada for his accomplishments in research and education.
Searching for new planets in the NASA Kepler satellite data and helping develop a new planet-hunting instrument to operate in the Atacama Desert of Chile.Coming soonMemorable Moment
Coming soonDrifting in a Zodiac for hours with a mother grey whale and her calf in the waters of Guerrero Negro, Baja California, Mexico, only two days after being forced to evacuate the San Pedro Martir mountain observatory by a blizzard (Yes, a Mexican snow storm).