Redpath Museum

27Aug201715:00
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17:00

The oil industry giant Chevron began operating in Ecuador's Amazon rain forest in 1964. Over the course of 30 years, this majestic environmental wonder became the victim of unregulated corporate abuse and greed. By the time the corporation vacated the area in 1992, their toxic footprint had brought about 1700 times more damage to the environment than the infamous Exxon Valdez oil spill in the United States. Empire Files host Abby Martin visits the scene of the crime in Chevron vs.

Classified as: Sundays
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8Sep201716:00
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17:00

Narwhal Discoveries on Ice: Innovative Research Cracked Open

By Martin Nweeia

8Sep201716:00
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17:00

Innovative Research Cracked Open

In Auditorim  

10Sep201711:30
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12:30

IMAGE: Gorgosaurus at Redpath Museum. 

NEW! Two sessions every Sunday:

11h30 – 12h30 in English

13h – 14h  in French

All Discovery Workshops include a hands-on craft.

COST: $8.00/child or $25 for 4 workshops with advance registration before October 1st.

RESERVATIONS : 514-398-4092 OR on line registration form here.

Classified as: Sundays, family discovery workshops
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14Sep201718:00

 Presented by:  Virginie Millien (Redpath Museum, McGill University).

Classified as: Public talks
17Sep201711:30
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12:30

Learn about volcanoes, eruptions, lava and volcanic bombs. Make your own volcanic eruption to take home!

IMAGE: Eruption of Kilamanjaro in 1954. Wikipedia. 

NEW! Two sessions every Sunday:

11h30 – 12h30 in English

13h – 14h  in French

All Discovery Workshops include a hands-on craft.

COST: $8.00/child or $25 for 4 workshops with advance registration before October 1st.

Classified as: Sundays
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22Sep201712:00
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13:00

. . . when McGill scientists bust myths and clarify science. This fall a NEW series of Freaky Fridays focuses on HOW science gets done. Each month you will hear one McGill scientist explain “how” they did “science”.

HOWDUNNIT?

How I used optics to devise a better test for malaria

By Paul Wiseman (Physics, McGill)

 

 

Classified as: Public talks
24Sep201711:30
to
12:30

NEW! Two sessions every Sunday:

11h30 – 12h30 in English

13h – 14h  in French

All Discovery Workshops include a hands-on craft.

COST: $8.00/child or $25 for 4 workshops with advance registration before October 1st.

RESERVATIONS : 514-398-4092 OR on line registration form here.

Classified as: Sundays
1Oct201711:30
to
12:30

NEW! Two sessions every Sunday:

11h30 – 12h30 in English

13h – 14h  in French

All Discovery Workshops include a hands-on craft.

COST: $8.00/child or $25 for 4 workshops with advance registration before October 1st.

RESERVATIONS : 514-398-4092 OR on line registration form here.

Classified as: Sundays
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12Oct201718:00
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20:00

Presented by Viacheslav I. Adamchuk, Ph.D., P.E. (Associate Professor, Bioresource Engineering Dept., McGill): Smart Technologies for Agriculture and Natural Resource Management)

Classified as: Public talks
15Oct201711:30
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12:30

Learn about Egyptian mummies and mummification. Make your own mini mummy to take home.

NEW! Two sessions every Sunday:

11h30 – 12h30 in English

13h – 14h  in French

All Discovery Workshops include a hands-on craft.

COST: $8.00/child or $25 for 4 workshops with advance registration before October 1st.

Classified as: Sundays
Category:
22Oct201711:30
to
12:30

NEW! Two sessions every Sunday:

11h30 – 12h30 in English

13h – 14h  in French

All Discovery Workshops include a hands-on craft.

COST: $8.00/child or $25 for 4 workshops with advance registration before October 1st.

RESERVATIONS : 514-398-4092 OR on line registration form here.

Classified as: Sundays
27Oct201712:00
to
13:00

. . . when McGill scientists bust myths and clarify science. This fall a NEW series of Freaky Fridays focuses on HOW science gets done.

Once a month you will hear one McGill scientist explain “how” they did their “science”.

HOWDUNNIT?

How I mapped all the lakes in the world and figured out how much water they contain

By Bernhard Lehner (Geography, McGill)

 

 

Classified as: Public talks
29Oct201711:30
to
12:30

NEW! Two sessions every Sunday:

11h30 – 12h30 in English

13h – 14h  in French

All Discovery Workshops include a hands-on craft.

COST: $8.00/child or $25 for 4 workshops with advance registration before October 1st.

RESERVATIONS : 514-398-4092 OR on line registration form here.

Classified as: Sundays
5Nov201711:30
to
12:30

NEW! Two sessions every Sunday:

11h30 – 12h30 in English

13h – 14h  in French

All Discovery Workshops include a hands-on craft.

COST: $8.00/child or $25 for 4 workshops with advance registration before October 1st.

RESERVATIONS : 514-398-4092 OR on line registration form here.

Classified as: Sundays

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