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What a 66M-year old forest fire reveals about dinosaurs

Remains of an ancient forest fire preserved in stone show ecology recovered similarly to modern-day forests
Thu, 2014-06-05 10:31

As far back as the time of the dinosaurs, 66 million years ago, forests recovered from fires in the same manner they do today, according to a team of researchers from McGill University and the Royal Saskatchewan Museum.

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Contact: Cynthia Lee
Organization: Media Relations, McGill University
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Office Phone: 514-398-6754
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Catherine Potvin: Halting Deforestation - One Piece of the Climate Mitigation Puzzle [Public Lecture]

Mon, 2014-05-26 18:30
Centre Mont-Royal : 2200 Rue Mansfield
Price: Free, reservation reccomended

McGill University Biology Professor Catherine Potvin, a renowned expert on climate change and tropical-forest ecology, will share insights from her research.

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Earth Hour @ Redpath Museum

Sat, 2014-03-29 19:00
Redpath Museum : 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: $4 regular adult OR $2 student/child/senior,maximum for family = $10

Join the student members of both the McGill Students Astronomy Club and the Redpath Museum Club for an evening of geo

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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.

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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Biological Invasions: The Ecological and Societal Impacts of Non-native Species

Thu, 2013-02-14 18:00
Redpath Museum : Auditorium, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: Free

This Cutting Edge lecture is presented by Anthony Ricciardi (Redpath Museum and McGill School of Environment)

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Family Discovery Workshop: Dinosaurs of Canada

Sun, 2013-03-10 11:30 - 15:30
Redpath Museum : Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: $7 / child / enfant

Dinosaurs of Canada. Uncover the dinosaurs that roamed Canada 75 million years ago. Make a dinosaur fridge magnet.

3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

11h30 – 12h30 OR/OU  13h - 14h OR/OU 14h30 - 15h30h

$7.00 child /enfant, FREE /GRATUIT pour parents

Workshops include a hands-on craft / L’atelier inclut un bricolage

Advance reservation recommended/Mieux vaut réserver à l’avance

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Family Discovery Workshop: Reptiles and Amphibians

Sun, 2013-02-24 11:30 - 15:30
Redpath Museum : Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: $7 / child / enfant

Reptiles and Amphibians. Learn about Quebec’s ectothermic snakes, turtles, tadpoles, frogs and toad. Make a jumping origami frog or toad.

3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

11h30 – 12h30 OR/OU  13h - 14h OR/OU 14h30 - 15h30h

$7.00 child /enfant, FREE /GRATUIT pour parents

Workshops include a hands-on craft / L’atelier inclut un bricolage

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Family Discovery Workshop: Polar Bears and the Arctic

Sun, 2013-02-10 11:30 - 15:30
Redpath Museum : Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: $7 / child / enfant

 Polar Bears and the Arctic. Learn about the animals of Canada’s north and how they deal with global warming. Make a polar bear craft. 

3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

11h30 – 12h30 OR/OU  13h - 14h OR/OU 14h30 - 15h30h

$7.00 child /enfant, FREE /GRATUIT pour parents

Workshops include a hands-on craft / L’atelier inclut un bricolage

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Family Discovery Workshop: Sharks

Sun, 2013-01-27 11:30 - 15:30
Redpath Museum : Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: $7 / child / enfant

 

SHARKS. Learn about the life and conservation of these ancient predators. Make a shark puppet .    

3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

11h30 – 12h30 OR/OU  13h - 14h OR/OU 14h30 - 15h30h

$7.00 child /enfant, FREE /GRATUIT pour parents

Workshops include a hands-on craft / L’atelier inclut un bricolage

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Family Discovery Workshop: Mummies

Sun, 2013-01-13 11:30 - 15:30
Redpath Museum : Room 106, 859 rue Sherbrooke Ouest Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0C4
Price: $7 / child / enfant

 

Mummies. Decipher the secrets of Egyptian mummies. Make your own model of an Egyptian mummy.

3 sessions pour TOUS les âges / 3 sessions for ALL ages

11h30 – 12h30 OR/OU  13h - 14h OR/OU 14h30 - 15h30h

$7.00 child /enfant, FREE /GRATUIT pour parents

Workshops include a hands-on craft / L’atelier inclut un bricolage

Advance reservation recommended/Mieux vaut réserver à l’avance

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Source Site: /redpath