Redpath Museum

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: Durabilité

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.

Biological Invasions: The Ecological and Societal Impacts of Non-native Species

14Feb201318:00

This Cutting Edge lecture is presented by Anthony Ricciardi (Redpath Museum and McGill School of Environment)

Family Discovery Workshop: Dinosaurs of Canada

10Mar201311:30
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Dinosaurs of Canada. Uncover the dinosaurs that roamed Canada 75 million years ago. Make a dinosaur fridge magnet. 3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

Family Discovery Workshop: Reptiles and Amphibians

24Feb201311:30
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Reptiles and Amphibians. Learn about Quebec’s ectothermic snakes, turtles, tadpoles, frogs and toad. Make a jumping origami frog or toad. 3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

Family Discovery Workshop: Polar Bears and the Arctic

10Feb201311:30
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 Polar Bears and the Arctic. Learn about the animals of Canada’s north and how they deal with global warming. Make a polar bear craft.  3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

Family Discovery Workshop: Sharks

27Jan201311:30
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  SHARKS. Learn about the life and conservation of these ancient predators. Make a shark puppet .     3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

Family Discovery Workshop: Mummies

13Jan201311:30
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  Mummies. Decipher the secrets of Egyptian mummies. Make your own model of an Egyptian mummy. 3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

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