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The Star of Bethlehem

Sun, 2013-12-15 14:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium., 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: Free, everyone welcome. No reservation necessary.
By Bruno Paul Stenson. A beloved part of the Christmas nativity story is that of the star that leads the Wise Men to Jesus in Bethlehem. Could a star really do that? Was it even a star like those in the night sky, or could it have been another astronomical phenomenon? Those questions and many more are examined in this lecture.
FREE, Everyone welcome. No reservation necessary.
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Open House for Lifelong Learners

Sun, 2013-11-24 13:00 - 16:00
Sherbrooke 688 : Suite 229, 688 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 3R1
Price: FREE, Everyone welcome.

The McGill Community for Lifelong Learning is holding an Open House on Tuesday November 26, 2013, from 1 to 4 p.m. This is a prime opportunity to: discover a unique concept; explore fascinating topics; meet moderators, lecturers and workshop leaders; experience a vibrant community; plan for a stimulating Winter 2014. Everyone is welcome at 688 Sherbrooke St. W., Suite 229. Info: 514 398-8234; www.mcgill.ca/mcll.

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Odysseus and his Women

Sun, 2013-11-17 14:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: Free, everyone welcome. Not suitable for young children.

By Denis Brault, professor of Latin and Greek for La Fondation Humanitas.

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Night at the Museum -Flashlight tours

Sat, 2013-11-02 22:00 - Sun, 2013-11-03 03:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: FREE for students.

Join the guides from the Redpath Museum Club for a night of flashlight tours of dinosaurs and mummies, mammoths and polar bears! Tours start at 10pm and leave on the hour, every hour until 2 am. All tours are given in English. Suggested contribution: $ 2 regular adult / children and students FREE. At the door. Everyone welcome. No reservations necessary. INFO: 514-398-4094 or science [dot] outreach [at] mcgill [dot] ca.

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Secret Science Spots Campus Tour

Sat, 2013-10-19 11:00 - 12:30
Redpath Museum : Meet on front steps, rain or shine., 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: FREE, Everyone welcome.

Secret Science Spots Campus Tour

The study of science at McGill University goes back 150 years, but there are hidden pockets of history that will surprise even the most avid McGill chronicler. From the underground stream near Burnside Hall and the role it played in the life of geologist George Mercer Dawson, to the Duke of Edinburgh’s unpublicized visit to the toilets at the old Biology (now James) Building in 1952, this tour will enlighten and entertain. (In English).

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20/20 Science et biodiversité: Perspectives et solutions

Tue, 2013-10-15 19:00 - 22:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: GRATUIT

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20/20 Talks on Biodiversity: Perspectives on Science & Biodiversity

Tue, 2013-10-15 19:00 - 22:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: FREE, Everyone welcome.

20/20 perspectives on Science & Biodiversity

Science shows that solutions can be found in healthy ecosystems. It unveils innovative technologies such as biosynthetics and biotechnology, informs important concepts such as Access and Benefit-Sharing (ABS), and provides new perspectives on unresolved issues, such as the ecosystem approach to eradicate Invasive Alien Species (IAS). Newly discovered genetic resources hold the answers to humankind’s
ailments and needs.

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Women in Science - connections, innovations, inventions

Thu, 2013-10-17 (All day)
Price: FREE, Everyone welcome.

Vanier College Cegep celebrates Women in Science with presentations by seven McGill scientists about their work, their career path and what it means for women to do science today:

 

8:30-10:00

 

10:00-11:30

 

13:00-14:30

 

14:30-16:00 

 

Yogita Chudasama (Neurobiology, McGill): Brain and Behaviour

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Meet “Sara” the Triceratops -- new Triceratops Discovery Centre at the Redpath Museum

Tue, 2013-09-10 11:50
Redpath Museum : Dawson Gallery, 2nd floor, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: FREE, Everyone welcome.
triceratops skull Redpath Museum

Visit the new Triceratops Discovery Centre here. Or meet "Sara", the Triceratops horridus cast that was created from original skull bones collected near Eastend, south-western Saskatchewan; by the Redpath Museum under license of the Royal Saskatchewan Museum.

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Cutting Edge Lecture in Science:Ecological and Forensic Applications of Remote Sensing

Thu, 2014-04-10 18:00 - 20:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: FREE, Everyone welcome.

By Margaret Kalacska (Associate Professor, Geography, McGill)

Remotely sensed data from aircraft and satellite platforms have become increasingly important tools in geography to model landscape characteristics, monitor changes over time, as well as to locate specific features of interest.   In this presentation I will use examples from ongoing research projects to illustrate the utility of these tools for large-scale landscape characterization in both temperate and tropical ecosystems.  I will also introduce ‘Mission Airborne Carbon

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