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Up close with an Expert - When social media advance the discovery of new species

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Date
December 1st, 2018
Hours
10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Museum
4101, rue Sherbrooke Est
Montréal, QC Canada
H1X 2B2

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With Stéphane Le Tirant, researcher and curator of the scientific collection at the Insectarium

Drawing on his thousands of international contacts, Stéphane collaborates with insect experts and enthusiasts around the world to add to the Insectarium’s scientific collection and to discover new species. And he does it all without having to organize complex and costly collection missions to other lands. How does he discover new species? What surprises has he encountered along the way? Take this opportunity to meet a researcher and exceptional storyteller and get a close-up look at his latest finds. In French only.

 

TO ATTEND:

  1. Secure your place on Eventbrite / Space is limited
  2. Buy your ticket online and select Botanical Garden and Insectarium - General Admission
  3. Show up in the Garden's Reception Centre 15 minutes before the activity with your ticket. Note: Ticket includes admission to the Jardin botanique on the same day.

 

This activity is part of the series Up Close with an Expert. One Saturday a month, come behind the scenes for an exceptional intimate chat with our scientists.

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