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Media 2023


Our new Travelling Exhibition and Learning Experience [TELE] will debut for the public at the Art Gallery of Algoma in Sault Ste. Marie on July 13th, 2023!

Valerie Pringle; Canada Files
PBS/WNED-TV Buffalo and Toronto
April 16, 2023

Canada Files

Valerie’s guest for this evening is Dr. Roberta Bondar, Canada’s first female Canadian astronaut in space and the world’s first neurologist. Now, an internationally-renowned nature photographer, Dr. Bondar conducts her ‘Space For Birds’ project advocating for the environment in partnerships with NASA , CSA, international parks, and bird refuge services.

Dr. Roberta Bondar with Canada Files host, Valerie Pringle.

English Broadcast Duration: 0:27:5

Alex Flood
SooToday .com
April 10, 2023

Dr. Roberta Bondar’s passion for flight and nature continues to soar

Flood outlines Dr. Bondar’s lengthy research project Space For Birds. As it nears completion, Dr. Bondar continues to coordinate the tracking of seven unique avian species plus their pathways from the ground, the air, and from space.

Dr. Roberta Bondar takes aerial shots of endangered Whooping Cranes from a helicopter flight over Wood Buffalo National Park.

Later this year, Dr. Bondar will present a photographic exhibition of her years’ long work at the Art Gallery of Algoma.

Coming soon ~ to a gallery near you!