Julie Payette on why she chose engineering over music
The leaders’ spouses avoided protesters—and any whiff of substance
After the Throne Speech, folks gathered in the Hall of Honour. Below, Auditor General Sheila Fraser (left) and Tory Senator Nancy Ruth.
Conservative Senator Partrick Brazeau.
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What do famous Canadians—including Harper, Layton and Crosby—do when it gets hot? They don their shorts and hit the dock.
Astronaut Julie Payette talks to Kate Fillion about her next trip to space—the luggage, the food, the office politics, the calls home