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Super Science Doc @ Redpath Museum: No Impact Man

21Dec201415:00
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Redpath Museum Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C4, CA

 A family embarks on a year-long project to reduce their net footprint by using no electricity, producing no trash and giving back to the world.

 


City-grown vegetables could feed urban dwellers

In a number of cities around the world, residents have transformed previously derelict sites, ignored corners and over-grown verges into green and productive vegetable plots

Published on July 30, 2014 | Environmental Research Web

For example, in York, UK, an "edible map" reveals that there is garlic mustard and horseradish growing in abundance alongside the river, and plums will be available on a tree in a street in Osbaldwick by August.

Published: 25Jul2014

Can Urban Agriculture Feed the World's Growing Cities?

Living in a city puts everything at your fingertips: From fashion and movies to social movements and political experiments, residents of urban areas experience most everything before it trickles through the suburbs and into rural communities.

Published on July 29, 2014 | Yahoo! News

by: Willy Blackmore

Published: 25Jul2014

Global Warming: Planet Hits Natural Pause Button (featuring Shaun Lovejoy)

Global temperatures between 1998 and 2013 indicate a slowdown in global warming, but this was due to natural cooling fluctuation and not due to any decrease in greenhouse gas emissions. This has been proved by statistical analysis of the temperatures, conducted by McGill University physics professor Shaun Lovejoy.

(Exerpt from Jayalakshmi K, International Business Times)


Published: 25Jul2014

Hungry for something healthy and new? Why not make dinner with crickets tonight!

McGill Student Jakub Dzamba desigs cricket incubator to feed growing interest in insect farming

Published on July 23, 2014 | Journal Metro

by: Mathais Marchal

Published: 25Jul2014

McGill University Student Uses Pulse Energy API to Create the McGill Energy Map

To encourage more active commuting among McGill staff

Published on July 14, 2014 | Pulse Energy News

by: Meena Mohan

Flexibility and configurability are two of our guiding principles when it comes to developing great, user friendly software.

Published: 16Jul2014

Renewable energy, policy interactions, and the role of Engineers

28May201415:00
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16:30
Macdonald Engineering Building Room 267, 817 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC, H3A 0C3, CA
Dr. Kristina Johnson

Renewable energy, policy interactions, and the role of Engineers: A talk by Dr. Kristina Johnson

TISED is honoured to host this talk by Dr.

Engineering Education: A Paradigm Shift into High Gear, a talk by Dr. Cliff Davidson

14May201417:30
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Faculty Club 3450 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E5, CA

Everyone is invited!

Our speaker, Dr. Cliff Davidson, will present the 'why' and 'how' of engineers' re-education on new local and global environmental concerns.

Transportation and Urban Sustainability

1May201418:00
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20:00
New Residence Hall Salle du Parc, 3625 avenue du Parc, Montreal, QC, H2X 3P8, CA

TRANSPORTATION AND URBAN SUSTAINABILITY

Engineering our prosperity: Sustainable cities and industries in the 21st century

17Mar201417:30
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18Mar201419:30
Centre Mont-Royal Symposia Theatre, 1000, rue Sherbrooke O., Montréal, CA
Symposium: Engineering our prosperity: sustainable cities and industries in the

This is the First annual Trottier Symposium on Sustainable Engineering, Energy and Design.

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