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NEW TOUR: Treasures of Indonesia
Carnivorous plant that consumes baby salamanders found in Ontario park
Patrick Moldowan, who published a paper along with Alex Smith, says their discovery means that “plants eating vertebrates may be more common than [we] once thought.”
To read the full CTV News article, click here.
Asian Ceramics at the Museum of Vancouver
The Museum of Vancouver (MOV) is excited to present, with the Canadian Society for Asian Arts (CSAA), Dragon Jars and Lotus Bowls: Asian Ceramics from the Jean Mackay Fahrni Collection.
This limited-time exhibit showcases a collection enthusiastically amassed over fifty years by the exceptional Jean MacKay Fahrni, for the purpose of providing Vancouver - and the rest of Canada - with an educational, world-class ceramics assemblage.
Our Study Leader Paula Swart is a Board Member for the Canadian Society for Asian Arts and was an important part of bringing this exhibit to life.
May 15 2019 12:00pm - August 12 2019 9:00pm
Museum of Vancouver, 1100 Chestnut St., Vancouver view map
Hot Docs Cinema: The Experimental City
This documentary is a timely and colourful look at one of the world's first, and most ambitious, efforts to build a smart city—the Minnesota Experimental City Project.
Worldwide Quest is the Lead Sponsor of this Our Beautiful City series at Hot Docs Cinemas. Our Beautiful City explores the challenges and opportunities that face Toronto today—and the lessons we can learn from other cities. Each evening will feature a doc about urban affairs and design, followed by an expert discussion to help relate these themes to our great city. Bring your ideas for how to make—and keep—Toronto wonderful.
If these types of conversations excite you, click here to view our related tours called "Most Liveable Cities"!
Wednesday, July 24 2019 6:30pm - 9:30pm
506 Bloor St. W., Toronto view map