Science World Blog

Check in regularly for a fun and unique perspective on science news and what's happening with Science World across British Columbia. Our bloggers also delve into quirky topics that you never even knew you were curious about!

child touching leopard gecko

When you look at your fingers or toes, do you see any similarities to a...

While many of us know that March 8 is International Women’s Day, did you...

The technical term for ear wax is cerumen
Earwax seems to help protect the entrance of the ear. It can be wet or dry,...

As we count down to the highly anticipated...

The Northern Flicker has a long sticky tongue that helps them lap up ants
The Northern Flicker is a brown woodpecker that mostly feeds on ants on the...

If you were able to read the text in the picture above, chances are you aren...

As we start a new year, it is time to reflect on the past 12 months here at...

Amanita muscaria is considered a toxic mushroom
Mushrooms with red caps and white spots look very pretty but you should avoid...

Have you ever wondered what kind of person works at a science centre?