Toronto Let’s take a look beyond the hype of a voyage to Mars. What are the benefits and risks to humankind? What should humans consider as we begin exporting our species to other planets?
Toronto Join RCIScience and York University for a special presentation by Dr. Michael Organ, winner of the 2018 NSERC Polanyi Prize.
Toronto Meet the ‘Godfather of the human genome project’, George Church, as he takes us on a tour of one of today’s most active areas of science - genomics. From copying extinct DNA into living species to preventing environmental disasters, hear how the influence of genomics is already far beyond medicine.
Ottawa Climate change is a defining challenge of our time. But how can communities develop a sustainable plan for the future? Join RCIScience and the ISSP for a discussion of the science, policy and societal implications of climate change.
Mississauga Join RCIScience as we continue our Women in STEM series and celebrate National Engineering Month.
Waterloo An exploration of flood risk mitigation at the household and community level.
Toronto Music forges deep connections in the brain. Neuroscientists are just beginning to understand these connections and how to use them to help heal the brain after injury from stroke or degenerative disease.
Mississauga Join former biophysics student turned video game developer Eric Green as he shares his journey in life and science and his work to gamify education using video game technologies.
Toronto A lively discussion exploring the role of zoos in the modern world.
Toronto For the last thirty years, professional mathematicians have not performed calculations by hand, except in very special circumstances - machines can do them faster, with more variables and without error. So what exactly do the math pros do? And how do we teach the next generation to live and work in this world?