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Experts in groundwater, vegetation, forestry, wetlands and landscapes work together for a common goal

Experts in groundwater, vegetation, forestry, wetlands and landscapes work together for a common goal

It grew from a study of oil and gas impacts on aquifers to become a multidisciplinary project involving 20 experts from various backgrounds.
On this episode, we’re going to look at a real-life bug battle that rivals Hulk Hogan vs. Andre the Giant at WrestleMania III! We have with us an entomologist — or bug expert — who’s going to break down this iconic matchup. Make sure to listen to find out which bug is brave enough to take on the spruce budworm.
Greg Brooks is a geomorphologist that studies evidence of ancient earthquakes in lakes. When designing critical infrastructure, you want to have a good understanding of the long-term earthquake hazards that this infrastructure can be exposed to so that it can be properly designed to be very resilient to earthquake shaking.
It takes only seconds to save lives

It takes only seconds to save lives

By 2024, more than 10 million people in Canada in the most earthquake-prone regions of the country will be able to receive Earthquake Early Warning (EEW) alerts, providing a few precious seconds to take action.
We use methane every day to heat our homes, grow our food, create fertilizers and produce things like hydrogen that we use in clean fuel cells. But methane is a really potent greenhouse gas and a significant contributor to global warming. On this episode, we discuss what is methane, how we use it, and how we can reduce the amount we release in the atmosphere.
Canada’s North, while it’s beautiful, is known for extreme weather and vast areas of rock, ice and snow, covering five million square kilometres including a mind-blowing 36,000 islands. Just getting there can seem daunting! If scientists wanted to conduct scientific research in Canada’s Arctic, how would they get there? They’d call Natural Resources Canada’s Polar Continental Shelf Program, as they provide logistics to support research in the North.

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