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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Father of Chinese Ornithology
On November 18, 1906, Chinese ornithologist Tso-hsin Cheng [Zheng Zuoxin] was born. As a boy, he learned to identify the birds in the Fujian forests by their calls. Travelling to the United States, Cheng completed doctoral studies at University of … Continue reading →13
On November 13, 1981, after eight years in the planning and construction, the Canadarm first flew aboard STS-2. Officially known as the Shuttle Remote Manipulator System, the RMS was Canada’s contribution to the Space Shuttle Program. Intended to assist moving … Continue reading →