In addition to the Signature Programs of the Foundation – the Travelling Exhibition and Learning Experience and the Bondar Challenge – there are a number of activities underway at The Foundation that help us examine our relationship to the natural environment, its structure and ecosystems, environmental ethics, and our responsibilities to future generations.
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No Grass Grew Under These Feet
On February 23, 1879, British botanist Agnes Arber was born. From her mid-teens through early career, she was able to spend time assisting plant morphologist Ethel Sargant from whom she acquired her research interest and style of investigation. Arber taught … Continue reading →22
Catching the Wave
On February 22, 1857, German physicist Heinrich Rudolf Hertz was born. He was a student and protégé of the great Hermann von Helmholtz. Hertz began his career as a university lecturer and quickly established himself as an accomplished speaker. In … Continue reading →