Canadian Young Scientist Blog - 2013-2014
This blog is a collaborative effort between the Canadian Young Scientist Journal and Science.gc.ca. Our aim is to offer an interactive platform where Canadian high school students and those who just began their university education can talk about their passions, challenges and ideas on how to further pursue scientific interests and education.
National Science and Technology Week
Every October, Canada's National Science and Technology Week (NSTW) is a celebration of the significance of Canada’s science and technology history, the importance of science and technology in today’s world, and Canada’s ongoing role as a world leader in innovation.
Fourth Joint Canada - US Extended Continental Shelf Survey in the Arctic - August-September 2011
Canadian Scientists under the leadership of the Canadian Hydrographic Service (CHS) and the Natural Resources Canada (NRCAN) will be onboard the Canadian ice-breaker CCGS Louis S. St-Laurent and the United States ice-breaker USCGC Healy from August 18th to September 29th to conduct a joint survey in the high arctic. They will collect scientific information to assist in defining the outer limits of Canada's extended continental shelf pursuant to the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).
Salish Sea Expedition - October 2010
The Salish Sea Expedition was a five-day journey that brought hands-on, interactive science to high school students in five coastal communities in the Salish Sea region. It all happened on board the Canadian Coast Guard Vessel “Vector” which was equipped with oceanographic and geoscience sampling equipment, and was staffed by scientists specializing in marine research and public outreach.
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