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Canada Unveils New $5 & $10 Canadian Bills

It looks like the new Canadian $100 will have some new friends.

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield joined Finance Minister Jim Flaherty and Bank of Canada governor Mark Carney from space via satellite to unveil the last of the country’s new polymer bills. Both the bill’s themes are frontiers:

The blue $5 bill displays the Canadarm floating in space (if you we’re wondering why Hadfield was involved) while the purple $10 bill shoes a train.




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