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Family Discovery Workshop: Dinosaurs of Canada

Sun, 2014-10-05 11:30 - 14:30
Redpath Museum : Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: $7/ child. All other family members are FREE.

(in English)

Uncover the dinosaurs that roamed Canada over 65 million years ago.

Every Sunday we provide 3 Workshop sessions for ALL ages:

11h30 – 12h30 OR 13h-14h OR 14h30-15h30

$7.00 child, FREE for parents and other family members.  All the Workshops include a hands-on craft.

redpath [dot] museum [at] mcgill [dot] ca (Reservations necessary). We cannot guarantee reservations made on the weekend.

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What a 66M-year old forest fire reveals about dinosaurs

Remains of an ancient forest fire preserved in stone show ecology recovered similarly to modern-day forests
Thu, 2014-06-05 10:31

As far back as the time of the dinosaurs, 66 million years ago, forests recovered from fires in the same manner they do today, according to a team of researchers from McGill University and the Royal Saskatchewan Museum.

Contact Information

Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: Media Relations, McGill University
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Office Phone: 514-398-6754
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Science Documentary Film: Curse of T. rex

Sun, 2012-11-18 15:00 - 17:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium or room 200, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: Free

Documentary film Curse of T. rex (NOVA, 1997): They are the most spectacular—and rarest—creatures ever to walk the earth. And they are for sale. In remote badlands, paleontologists have to compete with commercial fossil hunters to get at dinosaur bones. We follow the trail of legal and illegal fossil-dealing as the FBI tries to prevent the best Tyrannosaurus rex specimen ever found from winding up on the shelves of a souvenir shop.

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Science Documentary Film: Perfect Predators

Sun, 2012-10-14 15:00 - 17:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium or room 200, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: Free

Perfect Predators (Science, 2009): The Cretaceous Period spawned walking death machines with a savage combination of speed, eyesight, brainpower, and razor-sharp implements. The latest science reveals the anatomical secrets of these bloodthirsty carnivores.

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