The Roberta Bondar Foundation responds to the recognized need within society to educate and improve knowledge of the environment in a way that stimulates interest, excitement, creativity, responsibility, and for some, the desire for study in this area.
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On July 31, 1752, the world’s oldest zoo was established on the Schönbrunn Palace grounds in Vienna, Austria. Its baroque architecture in palace and gardens combine different arts to make it a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Evolving through the centuries, … Continue reading
On July 30, 1920, Marie Tharp was born in Ypsilanti, Michigan. A pioneering oceanographic cartographer, she mapped the ocean floor and co-discovered the Mid-Oceanic Ridges, along with her colleague Bruce Heezen, Columbia University’s team leader of ocean ridge mapping. As … Continue reading