Publications

“The Hubble Space Telescope in Cyberspace,” Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly, vol. 24, no. 2, 2017, 4-12.

“Bruce Aikenhead: Canada’s Most Versatile Space Pioneer,” Volume 46 of the AAS History Series. San Diego: Univelt, Inc., 2016. 283-298.

“American Intelligence on Soviet Missile Programs, 1945-1954,” Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly, vol. 21, no. 3, 2014, 37-46.

“The Atlas and the Air Force: Reassessing the Beginnings of America’s First Intercontinental Ballistic Missile,” Technology and Culture, vol. 54, no. 2, April 2013, 346-370.

“Canada’s Space Program 1958 – 1989: A Program Without an Agency,” Volume 35 of the AAS History Series. San Diego: Univelt, Inc., 2011, 135-148.

“The Avro Arrow and Its Remarkable Contributions to America’s Space Program,” Volume 35 of the AAS History Series. San Diego: Univelt, Inc., 2011. 207-218.

“Canada’s Space Program 1958 – 1989: A Program Without an Agency,” Acta Astronautica, vol. 60 (2007), no. 2, 132-139.

“Taking the First Step: Science on Apollo 11,” Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly, vol. 13, no. 1, 2006, 13-20.

“Apollo and the Origin of the Moon,” Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly, vol. 12, no. 4, 2005, 19-25.

“Alberta’s Resources Negotiations and Banff and Jasper National Parks,” Past Imperfect, 2005, vol. 11, 1-18.

“The Chapman Report and the Development of Canada’s Space Program,” Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly, vol. 10, no. 4, 2003, 3-19.

“Owen E. Maynard: Lunar Module Pioneer from Canada,” Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly, vol. 9, no. 3, 2002, 22-29.

“James A. Chamberlin: A Forgotten Leader of the U.S. Space Program,” Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly, vol. 8, no. 4, 2001, 12-20.

“Before the Fire: NASA’s Plans for Apollo,” Quest: The History of Spaceflight Quarterly, vol. 6, no. 2, Summer 1998, 32-35.

Journalism

“Hubble Space Telescope and the Shuttle: Advancing Satellite Servicing,” Spaceflight, July 2017, 262-268.

“James A. Chamberlin and the Birth of Gemini,” News and Notes, NASA History Program Office, Fourth Quarter 2015, 8-12.

“Two Astronomers and the Space Race,” The Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, April 2013, 63-4.

“Launching from Canada,” Space Quarterly (Canadian edition), March 2013, 37-9.

“Canadian Lidar Technology,” Space Quarterly (Canadian edition), December 2012, 44-7.

“Alouette 1 – Celebrating 50 Years of Canada in Space,” Space Quarterly, September 2012, 48-53.

“CASTOR,” The Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, June 2012, 117-8.

“Canada Heads to an Asteroid with NASA’s OSIRIS-Rex Mission,” Space Quarterly (Canadian edition), June 2012, 42-5.

“Sapphire: Canada’s First Military Satellite,” Space Quarterly (Canadian edition), March 2012, 44-5.

“Canada’s Next Space Telescope,” Space Quarterly (Canadian edition), March 2012, 60-2.

“NEOSSat: The Micro-Surveillance Satellite,” Space Quarterly (Canadian edition), December 2011, 14-5.

“COM DEV Implements exactEarth,” Space Quarterly (Canadian edition), December 2011, 16-7.

“CASSIOPE – A New Canadian Science and Communications Satellite,” Space Quarterly (Canadian edition), September 2011, 8-9.

“The First Soyuz Launch from Kourou, French Guiana,” Space Quarterly, September 2011, 26-7.

Jetsons prove the future isn’t what it used to be,” Victoria Times Colonist, October 7, 2010, A13.

The Hubble Space Telescope and Astrophotography, The Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, October 2010, 199-200.

Blocked sale exposes the neglect of Canada’s space program The Space Review, June 2, 2008

Crash of Canada’s Space Biz The Tyee, January 28, 2008

Canada’s space program in crisis The Space Review, January 28, 2008

Apollo’s scientific bounty gives good reasons to go back to the Moon The Space Review, January 23, 2006

“Churchill’s Turn in Canadian Politics,” Finest Hour, no. 137 (Winter 2007-8), 44-5.

“Kaleidoscope views of a complex man” (Review of Churchill: The Unexpected Hero by Paul Addison). Victoria Times Colonist, May 8, 2005, D9.

“Voyager 1’s Amazing Trip to Saturn and Titan,” Spaceflight, August 2004, vol. 46, no. 8, 324-326.

“Columbia dominoes could topple Canada’s space program,” The Globe and Mail, February 3, 2003, A15.

“Britain’s role in the Apollo lunar landing,” Spaceflight, May 2002, vol. 44, no. 5, 213-214.

“Owen Maynard: Canadian engineer helped put a man on the moon,” The Globe and Mail, July 21, 2000, R6.

“My Visit to Baikonur,” Spaceflight, February 1993, vol. 35, no. 2, 38-39.

“Spaceport Kazakhstan,” The Globe and Mail, September 5, 1992, D5.

“Beyond Saturn: Voyager’s Astonishing Discoveries,” The Vancouver Sun, November 22, 1980, A14.

“Superpowers build arsenals for space war,” The Vancouver Sun, October 15, 1980, B1.