Sipping Science with Let’s Talk Science - Windsor

2010-05-07

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Release Date: May 7, 2010

Discover the scientist within at Sipping Science with Let’s Talk Science

Media are invited to attend Sipping Science with Let’s Talk Science, an informal opportunity for the general public to discuss current scientific issues with leading researchers as part of Science Rendezvous.

WHEN: Saturday, May 8 from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.

WHERE: The Milk Coffee Bar, 68 University Avenue West, Windsor

WHAT: Scientists include Dr. Phil Graniero, associate professor in the environmental studies program, University of Windsor, and Phil McKay a wind turbines civil engineering master’s student at the University of Windsor, will be on hand at The Milk Coffee Bar to engage customers in lively discussion about scientific issues that are currently in the news, or about their own research. Ask Dr. Graniero about geographic information systems, such as GPS, Google Maps and satellite images, as well as how the landscape and urban pollution affects where plants and animals live.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:
Krista Habermehl, Communications Officer, Let’s Talk Science
519-474-4081 ext. 239, khabermehl@letstalkscience.ca

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ABOUT SCIENCE RENDEZVOUS
Science Rendezvous is a free, one-day festival-style celebration of science for the general public. More than 1,000 volunteers and leaders in science and technology, representing awardwinning Canadian institutions and organizations across Ontario will open their doors as part Science Rendezvous. For more information about Science Rendezvous, please visit www.sciencerendezvous.ca.

ABOUT LET’S TALK SCIENCE
Let’s Talk Science is an award-winning, national, charitable, science outreach organization. Let’s Talk Science creates and delivers science learning programs and services that turn kids on to science, keep them engaged in learning and develop their potential to become 21st century stewards, innovators and citizens. For more information about Let’s Talk Science, please visit www.letstalkscience.ca.