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Indigenous Career Stories

Students explore a variety of STEM-related careers from the perspective of Indigenous professionals.

Indigenous Career Stories
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Do Woodpeckers Get Concussions?

Pecking puts a lot of force on a woodpecker’s brain. But scientists think woodpecker bodies are adapted to help keep them from being injured during pecking-related collisions.

Do Woodpeckers Get Concussions?
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How are the World's Bee Populations Doing?

Bees are important for agriculture. But bee populations face threats. This resource looks at Colony Collapse Disorder, herbicides & pesticides, and more.

How are the World's Bee Populations Doing?


Congratulations to the 2019 Let’s Talk Science National Volunteer Award Winners!

They may seem out there, but these are real jobs! Or they will be soon… 

Farming in space, custom designing 3D printed organs for transplant, or building robots that do the jobs you don’t want to do - that’s not science fiction, that’s a real job! Watch all of our “That’s a Real Job” videos on our STEM career website.

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Invite a Volunteer to your Classroom or Community Event

Take STEM out of the textbook. The Let’s Talk Science Outreach program has partnered with post-secondary institutions across Canada to build a community of trained volunteers, ready to lead hands-on STEM activities in your classroom or community event, at no cost to you. 

Request a Volunteer