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CTV Montreal: Dr. Joe Schwarcz on the dangers of E.coli

Published: 16Jan2014

Many strains of E.coli are necessary for human digestion, but O157:H7 can be deadly.   To view the video, click here 

Celebrity Science

22Nov201311:30

Dr. Joe Schwarcz will be giving a lecture at the Quebec Teachers Association./ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences Public outreach Public lectures

Dr. Joe's: "Houdini!"

31Oct201312:30

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Sense, Nonsense and Science

2Nov2013

Dr. Joe Schwarcz will be speaking at the BC Greenhouse Growers’ Association annual banquet. /ossCategory: Public lectures and conferences

"Public Perception of Agriculture - Facts and Myths"

10Aug201313:00
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Dr. Joe Schwarcz will peak your interest with the "Public Perception of Agriculture - Facts & Myths" where he will trace the path between fear-mongerers and chemical enthusiasts in agriculture....

Forbes: Dr. Schwarcz comments on whether natural products can protect us from mosquitos with West Nile Virus

Published: 19Jul2013

Almost 40,000 people in the United States developed West Nile virus last year and 1,549 died because of it. Compare that to 1999, the first year the disease was seen in North America, when only 62...

“Science and Nonsense” Conference

29Jul2013

Repêchage will host a one-day conference titled “Science and Nonsense: Hear from the Experts and Get the Facts about the Beauty Industry.” The presentation will feature keynote speakers,...

Trottier Symposium: Is That a Fact?

29Oct201317:30
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Information is the key to life. We want to know what to eat, how to protect our environment, what risks to avoid and what to do if illness strikes. But when it comes to acquiring information, it is...

Graduate research symposium draws high-profile keynote speakers

Published: 20Jun2013

Edmonton—Graduate students in the Faculty of Engineering will have the opportunity to get the inside track on communicating with non-technical audiences and tech commercialization during the...

USA Today: Dr. Joe Schwarcz comments on "toxic" chemicals

Published: 10Apr2013

How safe is your shampoo, sofa or shirt? Campaign will soon launch efforts to get ten major U.S. retailers to phase out potentially "toxic" products. Dr. Joe Schwarcz comments on when "toxic"...

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