Andrew Rader is an Aerospace Engineer with a PhD in human spaceflight from MIT (2009).
Andrew has worked as a spacecraft engineer on half a dozen Canadian Space missions. In March 2013, he won Discovery Channel's Top Competitive reality TV series 'Canada's Greatest Know-it-All'. He is currently an applicant for the Mars One project, which aims to send human settlers to the red planet starting in 2023. He is an avid trivia player and public speaker, giving talks at schools, on convention panels, at museums, and other venues.