Posted on: September 12, 2014 2:21 PM
Innovate Calgary’s Tech Showcase 2014
This week, it’s time for Calgary’s Beakerhead. This is an event which advances and promotes everyone getting involved in science, engineering, technology and the arts. It turns the city into “a giant laboratory”: in fact,...
Posted on: September 8, 2014 5:23 PM
What triggers the leaves to turn?
Just before the early snow this year, a friend pointed out to me that the poplars in the coulee behind his home always start changing colour on the Labour Day weekend in September. He asked me if genetics were involved. We had already observed that...
Posted on: August 28, 2014 1:14 PM
The Score Lands in Canada's Science Culture
The Score is a play that brings together science, art, music and dance.
It became a movie that earned a Gemini nomination for its photography and music score, a Best Movie of the Week nomination at the Banff Television Awards, and a Leo nomination for...