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I am thrilled to share that my TEDxToronto talk on space debris has been selected by TED for posting on TED.com. Our lives depend on a world we can’t see: the satellite infrastructure we use every day for information, entertainment, communication and so much more. But Earth orbit is not a limitless resource, and the problem of space debris will get worse without a significant change to our behavior. Natalie Panek challenges… Read More

I was recently contacted by Instagram for a feature interview and post in order to celebrate Canada Day! I was more than happy to share some of my passions (space exploration, the outdoors, advocating for women in STEM) and how exactly I planned to spend the holiday!…in case you’re curious it was backpacking back home in Jasper National Park. Check out the feature and feel free to like it here.

This post is slightly delayed but I wanted to share an amazing conference I spoke at a few weeks ago, at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics. The Perimeter Institute hosted an inspirational half day conference in April to bring together like minded young women with a strong interest in science and expose them to the rewards, challenges and possibilities of a career in science. It was truly an inspiring day and… Read More