Media Coverage

Here are some links to popular media coverage of my research: 



PNAS, "Inner workings: Hunting for microbial life thoughout the solar system",  published November 6, 2018 http://www.pnas.org/content/115/45/11348 (International journal)

Cosmos Magazine, “Portable sequencer prepped for Mars life mission”, published January 23, 2018. https://cosmosmagazine.com/technology/portable-sequencer-prepped-for-mars-life-mission (International print)


Space “Next Stop, Mars?: Life-Detection Gear Passed test on Earth, published January 23, 2018. https://www.space.com/39468-alien-life-detection-equipment-earth-tryout.html (International online)


Astrobiology Magazine, “ New technique for finding lie on Mars”, published Jan 22, 2018 https://www.astrobio.net/also-in-news/new-technique-finding-life-mars/ (International online)


Globe and Mail, “Study reveals life’s outer limits in Antarctic valley”, published on January 19, 2016 http://www.theglobeandmail.com/technology/science/study-reveals-lifes-outer-limits-in-antarctic-valley/article28253047/ (National print)


IFLScience. Popular Science news website. "Scientists Invent Pioneering New Method for Finding Life on Mars" January 19, 2019. https://www.iflscience.com/space/scientists-invent-pioneering-new-method-finding-life-mars/page-2/ (International online)

Sciences et Avenir, “Vie sur Mars : mauvaises nouvelles de l'University Valley” published January 20, 2016
http://www.sciencesetavenir.fr/espace/exploration/vie-sur-mars-mauvaises-nouvelles-de-l-university-valley_34796 (International online).


Bigelow Laboratory, “ Under pressure: Studying Life Below the Seafloor”, published Dec 28, 2017.


CBC Radio interview on Breakaway, aired live January 20, 2016. http://www.cbc.ca/player/AudioMobile/Breakaway/ID/2682356512/ (Quebec radio)


IFLScience (I Fucking Love Science). Popular Science news website. “Lack Of Bacteria In Antarctica Spells Bad News For Mars” January 22, 2016 http://www.iflscience.com/environment/lack-bacteria-antarctica-spells-bad-news-mars/ (International online)

CBC, “Antarctic permafrost may not be habitable for microbes – so is Mars?”, published January 24, 2016 http://www.cbc.ca/news/technology/microbes-antarctica-mars-1.3348566 (National online)


RCI (Radio Canada International) “Único lugar en la Tierra que no tiene vida, igual que en Marte“ published February 15, 2016.  http://www.rcinet.ca/es/2016/02/15/unico-lugar-en-la-tierra-que-no-tiene-vida-igual-que-en-marte/ (International online).


NASA Astrobiology News featured as a Research Highlight, “Sequencing an Antarctic Extremophile: A cold-loving microbe from the Upper Dry Valleys” February 17, 2016. https://astrobiology.nasa.gov/news/sequencing-an-antarctic-extremophile/ (International online)


NASA Astrobiology News featured research as a Research Highlight, “Improved Sequence of an Antarctic Organism. April 14, 2016. https://astrobiology.nasa.gov/news/improved-sequence-of-an-antarctic-organism/ (International online)


Canadian Space Agency Instagram as a Featured Scientist working on the #CanMars mission (Mars analogue mission in Utah), November 10, 2016. https://www.instagram.com/p/BMpVb5DhPDz/ (social media)

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