Montreal’s Plastics Recycling Breakthrough

Montreal-based The Lavergne Group has unveiled a new plastic recycling process that can turn waste plastics into brand new “virgin” plastic without the use of additives. From The Aaron Rand Show on CJAD 800 AM, here’s Kris Abel’s Tech Corner report with details from his tour of The Lavergne Group facility.

Social Spiders & Tarantula Behaviour With Dr. Linda Rayor

Surrounded by live spiders at the Fear & Fascination exhibit, Kris Abel chats with Dr. Linda Rayor about the social behaviour of tarantulas and huntsmen spiders. A behavioural ecologist, Linda works at Cornell University where she also is involved in their STEM outreach programs.

Teens & Climate Change: Christine Germano Discusses Her Portraits of Resilience

This is the extended edition of Kris Abel’s interview with Christine Germano, Artistice Director of Portraits of Resilience which presents stories documenting the effects of climate change by youth ages 8-16 years old from the Arctic and Small Island Developing States. For more info: The project includes a new installation at The Ontario Science...
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