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Polar Horizons’ notebooks get a makeover / Les carnets de notes d’Horizons Polaires font peau neuve

Hello / Bonjour,

A couple of months ago, we were contacted by Nadine Khalife, a most enthusiastic young mother of two boys who had just embarked on a major career change to follow her passion. She was about to launch her new entreprise Mint and Honey Miel et Menthe Gifts. Nadine had just discovered Polar […]

A chat with Jennifer Doubt, curator of the collections of the National Herbarium of Canada

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This past February, the Canadian Museum of Nature prepared a large photo display entitled This is Canada’s Arctic which was shown in Ottawa’s Confederation Park during Winterlude. One of the images featured in the exhibit was a portrait of Jennifer Doubt, the curator of National Herbarium of Canada, the museum’s […]

Objectif Nord : Our photos of Ouje-Bougoumou and of northern flora illustrate the tv series’ website

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In recent weeks, Télé-Québec aired a mini-series of four episodes decidated to Northern Quebec: Objectif Nord. For those of you who speak French and would be interested in viewing these episodes, here are the links where you can view them (in French):

Episode 1 – Les voix du Nord […]

Two members of the Canadian Museum of Nature botanical research team share their passion for their work, the Arctic and photography

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Hello all,

As a volunteer for the botany department of the Canadian Museum of Nature (CMN), I have the great pleasure of collaborating with the researchers who go on expeditions to collect the plant specimens that will enrich the collections of the National Herbarium of Canada.

Last Friday, during a […]