Andrew Rader

Andrew is a SpaceX engineer, MIT PhD, author

Andrew is a Mission Manager at SpaceX. He earned his Masters degree in Aerospace Engineering from Carleton University in 2005, and Ph.D. in Aero/Astro Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 2009. He is an author of three books: “Leaving Earth: Why One-Way to Mars Makes Sense”,  “Epic Space Adventure” and his most recent book for kids “Mars Rover Rescue”. Andrew is also an author of four card games: “Politics – Bribes, Scandals, Strife, & Strategy”, “Evolve – The Game of Unnatural Selection”, “Mars Rover Rescue Memory Game”and “SpaceMatch”. He is a winner of Discovery Channel’s #1 series “Canada’s Greatest Know-it-All”.

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