science

Why guillemot chicks leap from the nest before they can fly

Published: 9Mar2017

Before they have the wing span to actually permit them to fly, young guillemots (also known as murres) leap hundreds of metres off towering cliffs and flutter down towards the sea, guided by their...

"Journées internationales de la culture scientifique (JICS) - Science and You

4May2017
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6May2017

On May 4, 5 and 6, 2017, McGill University will host the “Journées internationales de la culture scientifique – Science and You”, a major international conference for the public organized by Acfas ...