Redpath Museum

Microplastic pollution discovered in St. Lawrence River

Published: 23Sep2014

A team of researchers from McGill University and the Quebec government have discovered microplastics (in the form of polyethylene 'microbeads,' less than 2 mm in diameter) widely distributed across...

Homecoming 2014 @ Redpath Museum: Guided Tours

19Oct201411:00
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11h  - Egyptian mummies, 12h - Mesozioc Dinosaurs and 13h - World Biodiversity...

Super Science Doc @ Redpath Museum: Helicopter Canada.

10Aug201415:00
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This 1966 Canadian documentary film featuring aerial photography of all of Canada's ten Canadian provinces  was directed by Eugene Boyko and nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary...

Family Discovery Workshop: Volcanoes

23Nov201411:30
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(in English) Learn all about volcanoes, volcanic bombs and eruptions. Every Sunday we provide 3 Workshop sessions for ALL ages:

Family Discovery Workshop: Scorpions and Spiders

26Oct201411:30
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(in English) Learn about stingers, fangs and venom. Every Sunday we provide 3 Workshop sessions for ALL ages:

Family Discovery Workshop: Penguins and Antarctica

9Nov201411:30
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(in English) Chill out with Antarctic birds. Every Sunday we provide 3 Workshop sessions for ALL ages:

Family Discovery Workshop: Dinosaurs of Canada

5Oct201411:30
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(in English) Uncover the dinosaurs that roamed Canada over 65 million years ago. Every Sunday we provide 3 Workshop sessions for ALL ages:

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

Published: 5Jun2014

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...

Catherine Potvin: Halting Deforestation - One Piece of the Climate Mitigation Puzzle [Public Lecture]

26May201418:30

McGill University Biology Professor Catherine Potvin, a renowned expert on climate change and tropical-forest ecology, will share insights from her research./sustainabilityCategory: Sustainability

Earth Hour @ Redpath Museum

29Mar201419:00

Join the student members of both the McGill Students Astronomy Club and the Redpath Museum Club for an evening of geology and star gazing.

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