Ontario Science Centre’s Canada 150: Discovery Way’s Collaboration panel showcases young innovators Emma Mogus and Ann Makosinski, as well as the outstanding stories behind the invention of the light bulb, the telephone, the first cardiac pacemaker and international standard time.
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03/24/2017 at 16:35. Facebook
Dream Big: Engineering Our World is a first of its kind film for IMAX and giant screen theatres that will transform how we think about engineering. From the world’s tallest building to underwater robots and a solar race across Australia, Dream Big celebrates the human ingenuity behind engineering marvels big and small, and reveals the heart that drives engineers to create better lives for...
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03/23/2017 at 20:01. Facebook
snapd North Toronto joined our Ontario Science Centre Science School students on a Mission to #Mars in our Challenger Learning Center for #Space #Science #Education.

Learn more about our Challenger Learning Centre here: [ Ontariosciencecentre.ca Link ]

Learn more about our Science School here: [ Ontariosciencecentre.ca Link ]
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03/23/2017 at 16:01. Facebook
Celebrate National Engineering Month at the Ontario Science Centre! Join us Saturday, March 25th for an afternoon of fun-filled activities, experiments and demonstrations that explore the science of the world around us and showcase engineering excellence. Hear inspiring stories of human grit and determination. Get a first-hand glimpse behind the science of everyday gadgets. Uncover the...
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03/23/2017 at 14:26. Facebook
This week’s winner is Saw! The average chainsaw moves at a rate of 27 metres per second. No beetle larvae on earth could ever chew at that speed!

Early cutting chains used straight blades to chip away at wood, but the cutting strength of the long-horned beetle larvae inspired logger Joseph Buford Cox to create a curve top design. Just like the jaws of the beetle larvae, this new design would...
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03/22/2017 at 13:30. Facebook
The long-horned beetle might look small, but it is actually quite powerful. Female adults will chew through the bark of a tree to insert a single egg that hatches within 1-2 weeks. The larvae feed just under the bark and eventually tunnel deep into the wood to continue to feed.

Our beetle larvae is pitted against a larger and much heavier human-made chainsaw. Originally invented for surgical...
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03/21/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
Let’s get ready to rumble! Every other week we’re introducing two contenders in an ultimate bio-machine challenge. Who will be matched up this week? What will be their challenge?

Cool fact: One of the contenders was inspired by the biomechanics of the other. The second Bio-Machine Wars match up begins tomorrow!

Learn more about our latest exhibition Biomechanics: The Machine Inside [ Bit.ly...
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03/20/2017 at 23:15. Facebook
According to Google, the electrical energy it takes to conduct 100 searches on its site is equivalent to a 60-watt light bulb burning for 28 minutes. #EnergyShowTO
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03/20/2017 at 14:31. Facebook
A visit to the Ontario Science Centre - and the Energy Show - is exactly what the doctor ordered this March Break! Here's what my kids loved best...

March Break Fun at Ontario Science Centre #EnergyShowTO #SaveOnEnergy

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03/19/2017 at 12:50. Facebook
Build your own roller coaster, rock out in a music studio, blow giant bubbles. KidSpark is the learn-through-play space for kids eight and under and their caregivers.

#MarchBreak17 is on at the Ontario Science Centre learn more at [ Bit.ly Link ]

From March 11 to 19 we will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays we're open until 8 p.m.
Enjoy an immersive IMAX experience in our OMNIMAX Dome with Rocky Mountain Express. This film will propel you on a steam train journey through the breathtaking vistas of the Canadian Rockies, as the epic story of the nation's first transcontinental railway unfolds. #Canada150

#MarchBreak17 is on at the Ontario Science Centre learn more at [ Bit.ly Link ]

From March 11 to 19 we will be...
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Transform plants and cloth into paper. Watch the papermaking demo, then take home the instructions and try it yourself!

Daily at 11 a.m. & 4 p.m.
Rock Paper Science Hall, Level 6

From March 11 to 19 we will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays we're open until 8 p.m.

To learn more about #MarchBreak17 at the Ontario Science Centre visit: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Explore the wonders of outer #space in our Space Hall.

From March 11 to 19 we will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays we're open until 8 p.m.

To learn more about #MarchBreak17 at the Ontario Science Centre visit: [ Bit.ly Link ]
From exciting new materials and media tools to citizen science projects and problem-solving challenges, the Weston Family Innovation Centre inspires you to experiment.

From March 11 to 19 we will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays we're open until 8 p.m.

To learn more about #MarchBreak17 at the Ontario Science Centre visit: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Take a fantastic voyage through the #Universe with our exciting #Planetarium shows like The Sky Tonight (age 5+). Discover what’s visible in the sky tonight and learn about upcoming celestial events.

Daily at 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m., & 5 p.m. (plus 6 p.m. on Saturdays)
Planetarium, Space Hall, Level 4

Our Planetarium shows are very popular and fill up quickly. Be sure to line up early to...
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Enjoy an immersive IMAX experience in our OMNIMAX Dome with A Beautiful Planet. A breathtaking visualization of our world form the lens of the International Space Station and a hopeful look into the future of humanity. #BeautifulPlanetFilm

#MarchBreak17 is coming to the Ontario Science Centre learn more at [ Bit.ly Link ]

From March 11 to 19 we will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and...
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From March 11 to 19 we will be open daily from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on Saturdays we're open until 8 p.m.

To learn more about #MarchBreak17 at the Ontario Science Centre visit: [ Bit.ly Link ]
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The AstraZeneca Human Edge is a 900-square-metre exhibition, where visitors of all ages can explore limits that athletes, adventure-seekers and survivors discover through rigorous training, determination or risk-taking. What are the boundaries and thresholds of the human body? How far can we push our own limits? The AstraZeneca Human Edge will reveal new and exciting science through...
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