Presented by The Roberta Bondar Foundation, Within The Landscape ~ Art Respecting Life is a Travelling Exhibition and Learning Experience on the theme of Biodiversity and Extinction. The Exhibition is an opportunity for human reflection and helps people understand the diversity of species that provides ecosystem services; their importance to sustaining human lives; and the natural beauty that is present on our planet. The Exhibition’s theme and other activities of the Foundation help forge an emotional bond between nature and the individual.
As part of The Foundation's lecture series, Dr. Bondar addresses visitors to the Travelling Exhibition and Learning Experience entitled Within The Landscape ~ Art Respecting Life.
Dr. Bondar speaks to the work of The Foundation and its Travelling Exhibition and Learning Experience at the First Canadian Place Gallery where the opening of the first Exhibition took place.
Dr. Bondar discusses biodiversity and provides tips on photographing natural environments to students as part of the Bondar Challenge.
Students discuss images in the Travelling Exhibition on the theme of Biodiversity and Extinction prior to participating in the Bondar Challenge.
Latest Blog Posts
The First International Microgravity Laboratory
Twenty-eight years ago on January 22, 1992, STS-42 carried the first International Microgravity Laboratory [IML-1], dozens of experiments, and seven space shuttle crew members into orbit. Over 200 scientists from 13 countries contributed to the crew’s onboard research tasks in … Continue reading →
Wind Cave National Park
On January 9, 1903, President Theodore Roosevelt established Wind Cave National Park in South Dakota, the world’s first cave designated as a national park. It is named for the whistling, rushing noise of the wind at the mouth of the … Continue reading →