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The Science of the 10 Plagues

14Mar201312:00
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Join Dr. Joe Schwarcz for his talk on "The Science of the 10 Plagues." /ossCategory: Public lectures Faculty of Science

Lecture: "The Year in Review"

5Nov201214:00

Dr. Joe Schwarcz will take a look back at 2012 and apply a scientific lens to the year's events and discoveries./ossCategory: Public lectures

The Food Babe Decoded

Published: 15Mar2015

Vani Hari, who goes by the alias “The Food Babe” has become a real social phenomenon. She blogs, appears on TV and has just come out with a book that quickly made it to the New York Times best...

Sense, Nonsense and Science

2Nov2013

Dr. Joe Schwarcz will be speaking at the BC Greenhouse Growers’ Association annual banquet. /ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences

Book Launch: Is That a Fact?

8May201419:00

Is That A Fact? /ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences Public outreach Faculty of Science

USA Today: Dr. Joe Schwarcz comments on "toxic" chemicals

Published: 10Apr2013

How safe is your shampoo, sofa or shirt? Campaign will soon launch efforts to get ten major U.S. retailers to phase out potentially "toxic" products. Dr. Joe Schwarcz comments on when "toxic"...

Is Your Makeup Killing You? Decoding Cosmetic Scare Stories

Published: 18Mar2014

You’ve seen the stories: There’s Lead in Your Lipstick! Pthalates in Your Shampoo! Parabens in Everything!...

Alumnus Lorne Trottier donates $15M to McGill for science, engineering

Published: 7Nov2012

High-tech entrepreneur’s gift will create two institutes and funds a symposium......

2015 TROTTIER SYMPOSIUM. A Question of Evidence: Vaccines, GMOs, and Cell Phones

28Sep2015
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29Sep2015

In the Information Age, how can you discern legitimate science from cherry-picked data, opinion posing as fact, association confused with cause and effect, bogus advice from self-appointed experts,...

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