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The Canadian Museum of Nature is supporting a national speaker series called Nature Talks about our everyday connection to nature.
Read how two recent winners, Ocean Tracking Network and Ungalli Clothing Inc., shared their prize to “pay it forward”. The Call for Nominations for the 2018 awards is now underway with a deadline of May 7.
Each year, the museum's scientists mentor students—from those getting their first experience in a lab, to Ph.D. candidates exploring detailed questions about natural history. Meet some of these scientists-in-training.
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- War Ornithologists
During the two world wars, biologists and ornithologists who were enlisted as soldiers observed bird behaviour and even collected specimens. Meet three ornithologist soldiers whose specimens made their way to the museum.
- One Hundred Lichens New to Quebec, Canada, and North America from the Gaspé Peninsula
Troy McMullin went for a backcountry ski in Parc national de la Gaspésie and discovered a lichenologist's wonderland.