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Freaky Friday: Phosphorous and Dance

19 Sep 201417:00
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By Genevieve Metson (Ph.D. Natural Resource Sciences, McGill). Learn about the flow of phosphorus and how to better manage it through the body movements of 6 dancers. Phosphorus is a mineral that is essential for plant growth. It is used as a fertilizer in farm fields, but any surplus runs off into nearby rivers and streams with disastrous results for aquatic life. Followed by the documentary film Pina (2011) about the contemporary dance choreographer Pina Bausch.

Birds of Mont Royal

20 Sep 201408:00
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With Sheldon Harvey (President) and members of Bird Protection Quebec Birds are captivating: easy to listen to, pleasing to watch and excitingly diverse. Join us for a morning of birdwatching to observe and learn about the diversity of birds and habitats on Mont Royal.

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Stones Walking Tour

21 Sep 201411:00
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12:00

With Ingrid Birker (McGill Science Outreach and Redpath Museum).

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Family Discovery Workshop: Fishes, Mermaids and Mermen

21 Sep 201411:30
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14:30

(in English) Explore the myths and realities of fish-like beings. 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. Reservations necessary. We cannot guarantee reservations made on the weekend.

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Super Science Doc @ Redpath Museum: First Winter

21 Sep 201415:00
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16:30

This historical drama features the first winter spent in Canada by a family of Irish immigrants deep in the Ottawa Valley.

Atelier découverte: Les méteorites

28 Sep 201411:30
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14:30

Quelles est la différence entre les méteores et les méteorites? Chaque dimanche nous avons TROIS sessions pour TOUS les âges: 11h30 – 12h30 OU 13h-14h OU 14h30-15h30 $7.00 /enfant, GRATUIT pour parents.  Chaque l’atelier inclut un bricolage. RÉSERVATIONS nécessaires. Nous ne pouvons garantir les réservations faites la fin de semaine de l'atelier lui-même. Mieux vaut réserver à l’avance: 514-398-4092.

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Family Discovery Workshop: Dinosaurs of Canada

05 Oct 201411:30
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14:30

(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. Reservations necessary. We cannot guarantee reservations made on the weekend.

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Super Science Doc @ Redpath Museum: The People of the Kattawapiskak River

05 Oct 201415:00
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16:30

Filmmaker Alanis Obomsawin explores the causes of the deplorable housing conditions faced by 1,700 Cree in Northern Ontario in 2011, a crisis so dire the tribal chief declared a state of emergency in the Attawapiskat First Nation community.

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Cutting Edge Lecture in Science: Supersoldier ants

09 Oct 201406:00
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08:00

By Ehab Abouheif (E.W.R. Steacie Memorial Fellow, Canada Research Chair in Evolutionary Developmental Biology, Associate Professor, McGill Dept. of Biology)

Freaky Friday: Molecules and Broadway Musicals

17 Oct 201417:00
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By Joe Schwarcz, (Director, Office of Science and Society). This special Homecoming weekend Freaky Friday explores how chemistry and music intersect and how some music is considered to be directly influenced by molecular energy. Followed by the film of the Broadway musical Phantom of the Opera.

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Homecoming 2014 @ Redpath Museum: Guided Tours

19 Oct 201411:00
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11h  - Egyptian mummies, 12h - Mesozioc Dinosaurs and 13h - World Biodiversity With student guides from the Redpath Museum Club. Meet in the Entrance Hall. Free, everyone welcome, no reservation necessary. In English.

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Atelier découverte: Les crânes humains et les squelettes

19 Oct 201411:30
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14:30

Chaque dimanche nous avons TROIS sessions pour TOUS les âges: 11h30 – 12h30 OU 13h-14h OU 14h30-15h30 $7.00 /enfant, GRATUIT pour parents.  Chaque l’atelier inclut un bricolage. RÉSERVATIONS nécessaires. Nous ne pouvons garantir les réservations faites la fin de semaine de l'atelier lui-même. Mieux vaut réserver à l’avance: 514-398-4092. IMAGE : Wikipedia Commons.

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Super Science Doc @ Redpath Museum: Meltdown

19 Oct 201415:00
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16:30

Focuses on the hard-hitting earthquake that rocked Japan's Fukushima Prefecture on March 11, 2011 which ignited the largest nuclear disaster since Chernobyl.

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