Hewers of wood and drawers of water is the oft-repeated narrative used to describe Canada’s historical reliance on natural resources.
“This Molecular World: From Fake News to Infectious Disease”. How can we take advantage of the Internet for good? Sir Martyn Poliakoff tells us how he went from the test tube to YouTube to engage millions of people around the world in discovery. Joined by renowned speakers such as Aaaron Wheeler, Molly Shoichet, Gilbert Walker, and Joe Schwarcz, the panel will discuss an array of topics that lie within the cross hares of an ever-changing society and scientific discovery.
University Professor and CIC member Molly Shoichet is among the winners of this year’s Killam Prizes, which celebrate working scientists, writers, doctors and researchers who have dedicated their careers to solving challenges in our daily lives.